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Apply For A Creative Talented Accreditation (Cultural Visa)

This service revolves around granting the Creative and Talented Accreditation Certificate to issue a long-term cultural visa in order to attract talented people, artists, and creators.

Service Procedure

  • Submitting the application via the website

  • Notifying the customer via e-mail of the application status.

  • Issuing the the “Creative and Talented Accreditation Certificate”

Required Documents

  • Copy of the Passport (attached with residence permit and ID card, if available)
  • 2-Candidate’s cultural CV

Terms and Conditions

1. Obtaining an approval or a permit issuance from Dubai Culture does not comprise a final approval; it is a conditional approval as part of the required procedures to obtain other approvals from local and/or federal authorities concerned with issuing the visa.

2. The age allowed to apply for the service is 25 years and above.

3. Dubai Culture reserves the right to reject any application without clarifying reasons.

4. Dubai Culture will not receive any application submitted by companies or service centres, as the submission is by the applicant personally