UAE Visa Requirements for Zambian Citizens - 2024 Updated

UAE visa requirements for Zambian citizens/Dubai e visa from Zambia: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is one of the most popular international travel destinations and Dubai provides something for every type of tourist, from luxury shopping to world-class entertainment to spectacular architectural marvels. However, before Zambians can fly off to this magnificent Middle Eastern nation, they must first examine the UAE/Dubai visa requirements.

Many Zambians find the UAE visa procedure scary, but by fully knowing the UAE visa requirements for Zambian citizens, the process may be simple and painless. That is why we have compiled this useful article to assist Zambian travelers. We shall concentrate on the UAE/Dubai e visa from Zambia, which is an electronic visa that can be sought for and obtained online through the official website of UAE Visa Services

Dubai visa for Zambian citizens

Dubai visa for Zambian citizens

We'll go over everything from the UAE e visa requirements for Zambians to the application procedure, needed papers, processing periods, UAE/Dubai e visa fees and services, as well as UAE travel insurance and much more. We think that every Zambian tourist to the United Arab Emirates deserves to enjoy a great moment in the nation, whether you are planning a short-term vacation or a long-term stay. Let's get started!

Let's Check UAE/Dubai Visa Requirements For Zambian Citizens First

Zambia is not on the exempt country list for a UAE visa, so a UAE visa is REQUIRED for Zambian passport holders.

  • Travelers to the UAE/Dubai from Zambia are required to have a valid Zambia passport lasting at least 06 months.

Can apply for a UAE visa for Zambian citizens in several ways

Prepare the following documents to apply UAE visa for Zambian citizens

  • A valid Zambian passport for at least 6 months from the arrival date
  • A completed UAE visa application form
  • A copy of Zambia passport biography first-page
  • 2 passport-sized photographs of Zambian applicants.

Zambian travelers applying for Dubai/UAE visas should begin the process well before their intended travel dates since the application processing time for each type of UAE visa for Zambian citizens varies.

UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Zambian citizens

UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Zambian citizens

Learn More About The UAE Visa Types Currently Available For Zambian Citizens

The UAE Government currently only allows online UAE tourist visa applications for specific countries, including Zambian citizens. The UAE electronic visa is the best option for those who are planning a short stay in Dubai for tourism or pleasure.

Normally, there are two main types of UAE tourist e visas valid for 02 months with a single entry that Zambian citizens will need:

  • 30-day UAE e-Tourist visa
  • 60-day UAE e-Tourist visa

The UAE electronic visa is valid for 02 months with Single-entry to Dubai or United Arab Emirates, visitors can apply for a UAE/Dubai e visa from Zambia if you know what type of UAE visa is right for your trip.

Instructions On How To Apply For A UAE/Dubai Visa Online From Zambia

The United Arab Emirates government has facilitated and simplified the process for Zambian applicants who wish to apply for a UAE e Tourist visa online, wherever you are.

To apply for a UAE e visa for Zambia citizens, please prepare the following documents

  • Zambia customer's email (in-use) to receive UAE e visa result information
  • Zambia applicant's recent passport-sized color photo that must focus on your face, clean and sharp
  • Zambian applicant's Credit/Debit card (in-use) to make payment of your UAE visa service fee
  • Zambia passport must have full biographical information without losing any data or lines
  • Zambian passports must be valid for at least 06 months from the entry date and have at least 02 blank pages for visa stamping.

Follow these 4 simple steps to apply for a UAE e visa online from Zambia

  • 1) Fill out information of Zambian applicant including: Name, Gender, Date of birth, Nationality, Passport number,... with all itinerary details you have
  • 2) Double check all information entered and choose the appropriate way to pay your UAE visa service cost, then click "Send". We may ask Zambian customers for additional information (if needed)
  • 3) Receive your UAE e visa approval results (in PDF format), which will be sent to your email within 1 to 3 business days depending on the UAE/Dubai e visa service you choose
  • 4) Print out your UAE e visa and carry it along at all times to be checked by the UAE Immigration officer on arrival.

Apply UAE e visa for Zambia citizens online

Apply UAE e visa for Zambia citizens online

In order, the UAE visa check status system allows our Zambian customers to track in real-time your UAE e visa application status online on our website anytime you need.

UAE Visa Service’s support teams are available 24/7 to serve all customers from Zambia who need assistance with the online UAE/Dubai visa application process, which usually takes only 15 minutes to complete.

Need To Find Out Everything About UAE Visa Fees And Services For Zambian Citizens

The UAE e-Tourist visa is an electronic travel permit that mainly serves the needs of Zambian citizens who want to enter Dubai/UAE for short-term sightseeing and entertainment purposes.

Details of UAE e visa fees for Zambian citizens

The UAE visa costs for Zambian applicants are solely determined by the service and type of UAE visa chosen.

It should be known that when applying for a UAE e visa for Zambia citizens, you only have to pay 02 types of fees, including:

  • 1) The UAE Visa fee charged by the UAE Visa Services
  • 2) The UAE Government fee: collected by UAE Immigration Department.

More about making payment UAE e visa fees for Zambian citizens, and details of the UAE visa service costs here.

More about UAE e visa services for Zambian citizens

UAE Visa Services is trying its best to bring as many choices as possible to everyone who needs to apply for a UAE e visa from everywhere in the world, including Zambia residents.

Specifically, we currently offer our customers 03 UAE e visa service options for Zambia applicants with different fees depending on the specific needs of each customer:

1. Regular UAE e visa service

Normal UAE visa service option is used in most cases for Zambian residents who want to get a UAE e-Tourist visa within 03 business days.

2. Urgent UAE e visa service

Used in some special cases for Zambia tourists who would like to get a UAE electronic visa within 02 working days.

3. Super Urgent/Rush UAE e visa service

Also known as rush UAE e visa, used in emergency cases. This is the most expensive and fastest UAE visa service available for Zambia customers who need a UAE e visa within 01 business day.

Travelers can apply for a rush UAE e visa for Zambian citizens here.

UAE e visa services and fees for Zambian citizens

UAE e visa services and fees for Zambian citizens

Apply For Most Of Required Dubai/UAE Visas For Zambian Citizens At The UAE Embassy

Applicants from Zambia can directly contact and apply for most of the required UAE visas for Zambian citizens at the nearest UAE embassy or consulate in your country.

Currently, the UAE embassy has not yet been established in Zambia

Looks like there is no UAE embassy in Zambia, you need to contact the UAE embassy or consulate in the surrounding countries directly.

The nearest UAE embassy to Zambia may be the UAE embassy in Zimbabwe or UAE embassy in Angola

The address of the UAE embassy in Harare, Zimbabwe

  • Phone: 00263242302372
  • Email address: [email protected]
  • UAE embassy office address:21 Boscobel Drive West, Harare, Zimbabwe.

The working hours of the UAE embassy office inZimbabwe

  • The UAE Embassy office hours in Zimbabwe are 09:00 am - 04:00 pm on weekdays, closed on weekends & holidays
  • Zambian applicants need to update the Public holidays & New Year of the UAE embassy/consulate in Zimbabwe to be more proactive.

*Notice: some UAE embassies are open by appointment only, Zambian applicants are advised to make an appointment before visiting any UAE embassy/consulate in Zimbabwe.

Consider Purchasing UAE Travel Insurance When Applying For Your UAE/Dubai Visa Online

Customers from Zambia should register to buy UAE travel insurance when applying for a UAE/Dubai e visa online on our website because:

  • The UAE Travel Insurance with COVID-19 coverage is Highly RECOMMENDED by the Government for consideration of UAE e-Tourist visa approval for Zambian citizens
  • UAE Visa Services currently supporting Zambian customers to purchase UAE/Dubai travel insurance (with COVID-19 coverage) without providing any other information by applying for a UAE e visa through our official website
  • UAE travel insurance with COVID-19 coverage is being provided for only 299$US/person, customers from Zambia can find out more information about travel insurance UAE here
  • UAE travel health insurance not only ensures many good benefits but can also provide maximum protection for Zambians & your family against health risks or unexpected incidents when traveling abroad.

Overall, UAE travel health insurance is an extremely useful and reliable companion for tourists from Zambia in particular, as well as for any International traveler in general.

Something About UAE/Dubai e-Tourist Visa For Zambian Travelers

If you have any problem or question and need assistance with an online application for Dubai/UAE tourist e visa from Zambia, please contact us immediately. We operate 24/7 and are happy to support our Zambian customers anytime and anywhere with all we have.

* Important notes:

  • Zambian customers remember to download and print out your UAE e visa and then bring it along to show the UAE Border officers upon arrival
  • Zambia passport used for the UAE tourist e visa must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of application
  • Zambian visitors who overstay the validity of their UAE e visa in the United Arab Emirates will be charged an additional penalty fee - The UAE’s ICP has officially applied the penalty for overstaying in Dubai/UAE the since October 14th, 2022
  • Please remember that Zambian nationals may be banned from entering the UAE/Dubai for a certain period of time if you violate the UAE Immigration regulations.

We hope our article helped you understand the UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Zambian citizens and how to apply for a UAE e visa online from Zambia. Finally, UAE Visa Services wishes all of our Zambian customers a successful UAE/Dubai e visa application and a perfect trip to the United Arab Emirates!