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Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation: Important decision regarding work permit fees
Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation: Important decision regarding work permit fees

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation reported that Resolution No. 37 of 2022, regarding amending service fees and administrative fines in the ministry, included four types of labor permits, the first of which is “work permit fees from within the country with valid residence holders,” which amounted to 50 dirhams for each of the services. Issuance of a juvenile work permit, a temporary work permit, a part-time work permit, a training permit, a permit to test a worker, a work permit for residency holders, in addition to 250 dirhams for a work permit for residency or self-employment holders for a period of two years.

The fees for the second type, "work permits from outside the country", amounted to 50 dirhams to request a permit for each of the "first, second and third" categories, while the fees for two years amounted to 250 dirhams for the first category, 1200 dirhams for the second category, and the maximum fee of 3450 dirhams for the third category.

With regard to the issuance of a work permit for a work assignment, the fees amounted to 250 dirhams for the first, second and third categories, while the fees for renewing a work permit for two years amounted to 250 dirhams for the first category, 1200 dirhams for the “second” and 3450 dirhams for the “third”.