DNRD to remain open till 8 PM, revised timings come as boon to working class

DUBAI - The Dubai Naturalisation and Residency Department (DNRD) will be working from 7.30 AM to 8.00 PM with immediate effect as part of the efforts to improve the functioning of the Department.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Thu 2 Jun 2005, 12:10 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 7:56 PM

Residents wishing to sponsor their relatives and friends can now submit visa applications anytime of the day till 8 PM. Lt Colonel Salah bin Saloum, Assistant Director for Entry Permits at DNRD, said the decision would facilitate residents to apply for visit visas for their relatives without taking leave from work. He also urged people applying for visit visas to buy the e-Dirham card from banks during the morning working hours - between 7.30 AM and 2 PM since the bank located in the DNRD premises closes in the afternoon.

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