The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (FAIC) explained that Amnesty offers four options to residency law violators
In his opening statement, the official who played an active role in the 2007 and late 2012 to early 2013 editions emphasised that the illegal foreigners “are not criminals.”
GDRFA in Dubai, discusses the numerous possibilities for illegal residents in UAE. Job seekers who avail the amnesty scheme are given priority for job vacancies. “However, if they don’t find a job within six months, they must exit the country,” Brigadier General Khalaf Al Ghaith, the assistant director general of the violators and foreigners follow-up section at the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai is quoted as saying by the Khaleej Times.
UAE offers amnesty to overstaying Lankan workers. All violators, who leave the country during the Amnesty period can return with a new visa without the requirement to pay for fines.
BLS center timings and services offered across the UAE for amnesty campaign.
Former UAE residents who received an entry ban, may apply to enter the UAE again through any form of visa during the amnesty period. This opportunity can be ceased only if all legal pending court law cases are solved.