Dubai Document Certification in the UAE

A-Z Consultancy provides clients with assistance and guidance services for obtaining UAE residence visa or Dubai residence visa through company registered in Dubai.We also assist with notarization documents required for branch or subsidiary of foreign company setup in the United Arab Emirates.

Our qualified consultants analyze every application individually, choosing the ultimate solutions according to customer’s specific requirements.

The UAE is non-member of the Hague Convention. All the document intended to use in the United Arab Emirates required legalization not apostille which generally known as attestation or notarization.

To setup branch of the foreign company/ subsidiary in Dubai or for open bank account opening in the UAE for companies with such structures, the corporate documents of Mother Company need to be attested from the relevant authorities in the UAE.

The UAE Embassy attestation is the pre-requirement to get MOFA, Dubai attestation.

Some of the attestations undertaken by us are :

  • Company Documents Attestation

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Attestation of UAE documents from relevant Authorities

Residence Permits in the UAE


The UAE does not have such a term as permanent residency permit. The long-term residency is possible on the basis of residential visa. There are a couple of types of residency visas – working / employment, sponsor, investor and family visa.
Resident visa is given for a maximum period of 3 years with an option for its further extension whereby, in the event of absence in the UAE for more than 180 calendar days in a row, it can be automatically cancelled which means in case of availability of residency visa you should visit the country at least twice a year.

Grounds for receiving the residency visa in the UAE are:

  • Being a shareholder of a company in the UAE

  • Being employed in the UAE

Resident visa allows expats to reside in any emirate of the UAE and has following privileges:

  • Tax remission

  • Residence permit for family members

  • Ability to purchase real estate in Dubai or any other Emirate

  • Visa-free admission to GCC countries

Every investor of a newly registered company in the UAE has the right to get residency permit. The privileges of UAE resident visa is not related to structure of the company, business activity or Emirate location.

Company formation in the United Arab Emirates is one of the fastest and low-cost ways to get Dubai residence visa for shareholder and his family members. Registration of a company with several investors could be an ultimate solution to cut on cost, since each investor has a right to get residence visa for family members (according to UAE residence visa rules).

  • Contact us for detailed information in regards to company formation, document certification and residence visa in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates

A to Z Consultancy

RAK Office: RAK FTZ, BC 6 Business Park, 01C

Dubai: Fairmont offices, office 723
Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE

Alexandra Bogdanovic

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