List of Holidays in Dubai
Usual processing time for the Dubai visa is 3-4 working days. You may know that Friday and Saturday are holidays of Visa Processing Center and Sunday being also holiday for the local embassy of Dubai.
During the year are important holidays for the UAE embassy:
- New Year’s Day - January
- Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday – January
- Ascension of the Prophet - June
- Ramadan is on Friday – June
- Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) - July
- Arafat (Haj) Day - September
- Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) - September
- Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year) - October
- UAE National Day – December
In these holidays, the embassy of Dubai is closed, so we recommend you to apply early for any unforeseen events and visa processing at Dubai.