Certain tourists eligible for free UAE visa: ICA

From 15 July to 15 September 2019, visa fees for a section of tourists will be exempted

Image used for illustrative purpose only
Image used for illustrative purpose only

Tourists visiting UAE this summer are exempted from paying visa fees for their children below 18 years of age, the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has announced.

According to the department, visa fees for children are excused between 15 July and 15 September 2019, provided “they are accompanied by their parent/ parents who are coming to the country upon tourist visas, regardless of the validity term of the visa, either short or long”.

Tourists willing to make use of this can apply online. According to ICA, tourists can also provide their applications through travel and tourism offices approved within their countries and offices of the national carriers in the country.

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