Emirates ID

Emirates ID is the UAE Government-issued identity card for the UAE’s citizens and residents. It is mandatory for all UAE citizens and residents to apply for an Emirates ID. This page provides information about the features and benefits of the card and also on the process to apply for it. 

Applying for the Emirates ID card

The Emirates ID issued by Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship is a legal requirement for all UAE citizens and residents, including newborn babies. It protects the individual's identity and facilitates identification and verification as per international standards.

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