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Got a bit of an issue.

We've just taken delivery of a newborn baby in the UK. Mrs and baby are still in the UK. She has a residence visa - the baby doesn't.

I went to the tying centre and then the residence visa office in bur dubai to get her entry visa document sorted out. Got it in my hands today.

Only problem is, I've just realized that they're arriving into the UAE on the July 24th and the visa document expires in 60 days (22nd July!)

WHAT TO DO??!!!

Will I have to pay all over again to get this rectified??? PLEASE TELL ME NO!!! We'll be inside the 60 day (to July 24th) in 2 days time. I intend to go the the Bur Dubai place and explain the situation to them.

Anyone know what to do or what will happen??

P.S. They cannot leave London prior to July 24th.
 

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The newborn is in the UK and this was a Entry Visa for her to come to the UAE on 24th July. So I don't think I can take her (physically) to any office. Unless you're advising my wife to bring her to the UAE with the EXPIRED (which it will be by 2 days) on 24th July.
 

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Ok, unless things have changed....... but when I came here, I got my visa sorted out, but had to leave the country and had to re-enter and have biometrics done. I was already in the country before hand though.

I know my daughter can come to the UAE for 30 days as a tourist, but then to convert it to a residence visa wouldn't she have to exit the country and then re-enter?
 

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So, what have I paid and done all this paperwork for?? WHAT THE F***!

I'm doing exactly what my company told me to do 2 years ago when I applied for my daughter and wife to come over. Balls.
 

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No worries, happy to help.

If you fancy a beer in Jockeys Sat evening there's a few of us going there....

Fancy that. Was off all week with not a great deal happening and now I'm working tomorrow until monday opportunities come up. Would have done - when's next time?
 
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