The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship announced on Wednesday evening that UAE residents can now renew the residency visas for their 18-year-old dependent sons, whether they are secondary school or university graduates, for up to two consecutive years, the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship announced on Wednesday evening.
The residence permit will be valid for a year and can be renewed for an extra year. This benefit can be availed by those reaching the age of 18 years, or from the date of completion of secondary education, or those who have just graduated university. The applicants can apply through all the residency and naturalization offices or other government-approved outlets for a fee of just AED 100 for residency permits or their renewal for a year. Residents can also submit supporting documents attaching the certificate of general secondary education or graduation certificate or the information from the university where the son studied, whether inside or outside the UAE.