Frequent travelers entering and exiting from
Airport do not need to wait in a long queue to get a passport stamped,
if they use an eGate Card. You head to the eGate, swipe your card,
touch the panel to match your fingerprint and you are through in 5-10
seconds, saving your valuable time.
The eGate Card issued by General Directorate of Residency and
Foreigners Affairs, Dubai (GDRFA), in association with the Department of Civil Aviation allows
passengers quicker access through the immigration process at all UAE
Criteria and Documents for eGate Card
Applicant's presence (for new only)
Original passport (with at least 6 months validity).
You must be either a UAE citizen or an expatriate holding a resident
Applicant's age must be above 17
Procedure and Fee
Submit documents and do a finger-print. This procedure takes only
about 5-10 minutes. Pay Dh325. Card will be issued same time.
Validity of Card
The eGate Card is valid for two years. A similar procedure and fees
are required for renewal.
What is e-gate card? What is the use of e-gate
card? What are the documents required for e-gate card? Where can I
apply for egate card in Dubai? Can I apply for e-gate at Dubai
Airport? Can I get e-gate card from Immigration office? How much is
the fees for e-gate card? Do I need e-gate card as I have emirates ID
card? Can I merge e-gate card to my emirates id Card? What are the
benefits of having e-gate card? Can I get passport clearance without
standing in the queue if I have e-gate card?