A government entity that oversees Dubai’s health sector; it was formed in 2007 under the directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Through our vision and strategic oversight of all health-related activities, we ensure the successful provision of accessible, effective and integrated health care services throughout the Emirate of Dubai. We are also responsible for all DHA medical facilities, including hospitals, specialty centres and DHA primary health centres in Dubai.
The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs - Dubai is the agency of the Dubai Government that regulates the residency of foreign nationals and the entry and exit of international travelers to and from the Emirate of Dubai.
This service enables the customer to apply for medical fitness test which is necessary in order to complete the visa procedure at General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs-Dubai. Expatriate customers who are coming to Dubai, for the purpose of work, residence, or study are eligible to apply for this service.
Occupational Health medical service is mandatory and eligible by all the workers in health institutions and relevant public health. Occupational health certificate is valid for 1 year (This service currently not available)