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United Arab Emirates

- Dubai Visa

How do I get a visa to Dubai?

Get your Dubai visa fast & hassle free

Visa Logistics are experts in United Arab Emirates visa services since 2008, with offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

We offer a superior, hassle-free Dubai Tourist and Work Visa service that provide diligent and comprehensive preparation of the application, submission and return, in the shortest time possible.

We achieve this by having offices close to all Consulates and Embassies within South Africa, offering a door-to-door delivery service, which means we can secure your visa in 4 days or less with a simple 2 step process.

Our Offices

Head Office
5 Helene Avenue, Blackheath, Cape Town, South Africa
(+27) 21 554 7861

Johannesburg Office
Ground Floor, Fredman Towers, 13 Fredman Drive, Sandton
(+27) 21 418 7868

Cape Town
ABSA Building, 2 Riebeeck Street, Cape Town, 8001
(+27) 21 554 7861
(+27) 60 926 7626
Corporate Consultant is Abdul Karriem Parker

Contact Us

Visa Logistics

Cell: +27 82 672 6786
Tel: +27 (21) 554 7861
Fax: +27 86 519 5786

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Why use us?

Over the past 10 years we have assisted more than 24,000 travellers to Dubai in acquiring over 60,000 visas.

With Visa Logistics, you can expect:

  • Visa facilitation happens within 3-4 working days
  • You can fly with any airline!
  • No need for bank details!
  • No need for a travel itinerary!
  • Simply send us the required information and pay

Our Visa Application Process:

We make Applying for your Visa to Dubai easy

  • Scan & email or upload your Bio Page of your passport, along with a passport-sized photo.
  • Pay for your application online or via EFT payment.

Once you completed the 2 steps above, we will confirm receipt and within 4 working days you will receive your visa.

What is included in the Fees?

Our Visa Facilitation fees include all taxes, consulate application, OK to Board, and Musafir.com service fees.

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Before you Apply - Know your Visa Type

If you’re not a national of any GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) country, then you will require a Visa for Dubai.

Before traveling to the United Arab Emirates, you are advised to please check your visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa (if needed), and know if your passport needs to be valid for a minimum period.

Whether you apply for a visa before you arrive, or apply for it on arrival, as well as the kind of visa you require depends on your nationality, the purpose of your visit and the duration of stay.

Visas on Arrival

If your country of nationality appears on the list below, you will not be required to apply for a Visa before you visit the UAE. Simply disembark your flight and proceed to Immigration, where your passport will be stamped with a 30-day or a 90-day visit visa free of charge.

Eligible Countries

30-day Dubai tourist Visa

If your country of nationality appears on the list below, your passport will be stamped with a 30-day tourist visa free of charge. This can be extended for an additional 30 days at an additional charge.

Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America, Vatican City

90-day Multiple entry Dubai tourist Visa

If you are a passport holder of the below country or territory, your passport will be stamped with a multiple entry 90-days visit visa that's valid for 6 months from the date of issue, and for a stay of 90 days in total.

Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland

Non-Eligible Citizens

It is not possible to process visit visa application for citizens of the following countries: Ethiopia, Syria, Nigeria, Libya, Tunesia and Bangladesh.

GCC Residents

For travellers who are not GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) citizens but are GCC residents, obtaining a visa permit of entry is now possible online through the UAE Ministry of Interior online service. To learn more about the service and initiate the application online please click here.

Visa Prior to Travel

Travellers with citizenships from countries not listed in the above-mentioned section, or residents other than GCC will need to obtain a visit visa. This means that as a South African or African resident you will need to apply for a visa to the United Arab Emirates, prior to departure. If you are still unsure of your need for a visa to Dubai, please feel free contact our friendly staff who will assist you promptly.

Important note for visa applicants

To make a valid visa application, Visa Logistics will lodge a complete and signed application form for the appropriate visa class, on the behalf of you the applicant, and pay the appropriate visa application charge, once we have received your payment. Application forms for persons aged less than 18 years must be signed by a parent or legal guardian.

All supporting documents and information should be submitted together with the application. Any documents that are not in English must be accompanied by a certified translation.

Visa Logistics also offers a range of Sworn Translation, Police Clearance and Document Attestation/Apostille services in support of your visa application.

To avoid possible delays, you should include all relevant information and additional documentation in support of your application at the time of lodgement. If you do not provide all the specified documentation at the time you lodge your application a decision may be made on the basis of the available information.

Apply early and travel on time!

Dubai Visa Types

Visit Visa

The Visit Visa applies to tourists who wish to spend more than 14 days in UAE, those coming for family visits as well as those on long-term business visits. It requires the sponsorship of any UAE resident or any company or hotel licensed to operate within the UAE. A refundable guarantee is required from expatriates who wish to sponsor distant relatives.