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Medlab ME is part of the Global Exhibitions Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Getting A Visa

A visa is required to enter the UAE except for Nationals from the following countries that will be issued entry permits upon arrival at the airport in the UAE*.

GCC countries: Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia

Europe: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Vatican City

Americas: United States of America, Canada

Oceanic/Pacific: Australia, New Zealand

Asia: Japan, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, South Korea

Expatriate residents from the Gulf states (Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia), who are on the resident visa category of businessmen, company managers or representatives, auditors, accountants, doctors, engineers or employees working in the public sector, can obtain a non-renewable 30-day visa upon arrival in UAE.

Nationals other than those of the above lists require an entry visa that will need to be arranged prior to arrival. We at Arab Health will be pleased to facilitate the visa for our visitors/exhibitors/delegates/sponsors and speakers of the event through our appointed agents (terms and conditions apply).

*The visa information provided here is for information purposes and to be used and your own risk. Visa rules are subject to change without warning. Contact your nearest embassy for the most up-to-date information.

Visa processing

For visitors:

MEDLAB is not authorised to process visa applications for visitors.

Processing of visas for visitors can only be arranged through your hotel.

For confirmed exhibitors:

MEDLAB can assist with the visa application process for confirmed exhibitors. Contact us to assist in arranging your visa through our partner travel agent, or alternatively, visas can be arranged through your hotel.