Here's everything you need to know about living in the UAE, whether you're a new arrival or a seasoned local.
You cannot live or work in the UAE without one.
They also cannot live in the UAE without one.
This is compulsory as part of the residence visa process.
You can do this once you have passed your medical test and obtained your residence visa, in order to get free and subsidised healthcare.
While you can drive on an international licence while on your visit visa, getting a UAE driving licence is compulsory once you have a residence visa.
This is compulsory if you are working in the UAE as your salary will be paid into this.
You can do this as soon as you have your residence visa; you will need to pay a deposit of around Dhs.500.
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