General Directorate of Residence and Foreigners Affairs – Abu Dhabi.
We please to inform to all typing centers that you should register in smart services for visa and residence (E-Channels) before 22/06/2017, in case of default we are compelled to regretfully to impose administrative fines related to violations of instructions in this regard.
Dear establishment representatives.
Please note that Ministry of Interior has started establishment registration through new channel (MOI Smart Applications - eChannels) so please ensure to register and activate your account and use the new website (https://echannels.moi.gov.ae) as possible to avoid any fines in the new system.
Dear applicant kindly be advised that starting from 1st of September 2017 eService individual services will be stopped in all departments and you need to register in eChannel for individual services.
(please be informed that individual services have been disabled on eService, while establishment services are still allowed. For share service please be informed that you should not print for individual under your full responsibility)
All Typing centers in the Emirate of Sharjah should attend to the building of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Sharjah, Building No. (6) Starting from Sunday 30/7/2017 for registration and training on ECHANNEL.
Announcement: To all companies (Government- Semi Government – Private) to register in Fawri service (the online system) immediately. Manual submission of applications at the counters will soon be rejected.
All Typing Centers in Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, and Ras Al Khaimah should register on the new ECHANNEL system. The current Eservices system will be stopped on 6/8/2017
Please do not print applications for Outside Country-More Than 6 months before obtaining initial approval by the General Manager or his Deputy, taking into consideration the exempted categories do not need entry permit as they are requested to submit their documents in the entry port upon arrival
Please Notify Sponsored of the importance of contacting the embassy for the fingerprint for certain nationalities (Kenya, Indonesia, Sri Lanka) where Applications are forwarded to Embassies
All Establishments are required to submit the applications of Cancel Residence and the applications of (Entry Permit – New Residence – Renew Residence) for Investor or Partner through www.moifawri.ae, Please note that that services will be stopped on eServices
Please be informed that Assistance Category Services have been disabled on eServices for Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah and Al Ain, since those services are provided by Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization.