Return of residents without a permit that applies at the state level
The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship affirmed that the possibility of returning residents who are abroad without the need to apply for a return permit is a procedure that is applied at the state level.
She emphasized that the step to cancel the return permit came in implementation of the directives of the wise leadership, as the National Authority for Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship approved the second phase of the residents' return program by adopting prior approval starting from the date of 08/12/2020, in conjunction with the approaching end of the leave Summer for educational institutions and the return of various commercial activities and social and service facilities.
The authority has set 7 procedures for the arrival of residents from abroad to the UAE, updating identity, passport and nationality data via (uaeentry.ica.gov.ae), a corona examination in an accredited laboratory, and a negative result is required 96 hours before take off, booking a return ticket
Show the virus-free certificate for air carriers, conduct a laboratory examination upon arrival, download the Al-Hosn application, adhere to the approved quarantine according to the established procedures.
The Authority advised residents to update their private data / ID number, passport number, nationality / by entering the link uaeentry.ica .gov.ae, noting that the procedure for updating the data is / optional / for those wishing to verify the validity of their data and travel documents, and their relevance to the approval permit that was previously granted.