UAE Immigration and Labour Updates

UAE Immigration and Labour Updates

12/6/2023
UAE Immigration and Labour Updates

1.    Emirates ID Replacement for Residence Data Changes

  • Changes in residence visa data will automatically prompt a request for an Emirates ID card replacement.
  • This includes updating personal details, professional designations, and passport information.
  • The residence visa data can be amended through the authority’s website or the UAEICP smart application.

How can Crowe help?

  • Assistance in understanding & compliance with the applicable requirements as per the relevant Laws in applicable companies.

2.    Involuntary Loss of Employment (ILOE) Scheme

  • Deadline
    Deadline to register to the ILOE was 30th September.
  • Penalties for Non-subscription
    A) Failure to subscribe by the deadline incurs a penalty of AED 400.
    B) Employees cannot obtain new work permits until all fines for non-subscription or unpaid insurance premiums are cleared.
  • ILOE Enrolment on Employees’ behalf
    Companies unregistered with MOHRE (15+ Employees) can subscribe for their employees to the ILOE scheme.

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Markus Susilo
Markus Susilo
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Director – Tax Advisory