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United Arab Emirates - Renew Absher Card

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  1. Emirate citizens working in the private sector may apply for an Absher Card. Cards can be applied online through the Ministry of Labour
  2. Once issued, you do not need to renew your card for the Ministry's system will automatically renew your card the moment it expires.
  3. If you have any question get in touch with the Ministry of Human Resources & Emiratisation using the contact information provided below.

Required Documents[edit]

Labour card that is registered and active with the Ministry of Labour

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Ministry of Human Resources & Emiratisation Head Office - Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
Sultan Bin Zayed the First Street
Tel : 971 4 7023333
Fax : 971 4 4494293
Working Hours: From 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Email: [email protected]

Ministry of Human Resources & Emiratisation Head Office - Dubai
62 Doha Road
Tel : 971 4 7023333
Fax : 971 4 2616114
Working Hours: From 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

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To be able to apply for the procedure you must:

  • be UAE national
  • have a labour card that is active and issued from the Ministry of Labour
  • be actively working with not less than six month in one establishment, and it's calculated from the date of labour card issuance
  • be registered in the General Authority for Pensions and Social Securityor Abu Dhabi Pensions and Retirement Fund
  • have a minimum 3 month salary transfer through the Wages protection System (WPS)


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External Links[edit]

Ministry of Human Resources & Emiratisation


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