Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship was set up on September 29, 2004 under Emirates Identity Authority under Federal Law No. (2) for the year 2004 to build up the Population Register and Emirates Identity Card Program, which included chronicle individual and indispensable information for all populace in the state and keeping them in electronic databases in a joint effort with the able specialists, and issuing the Emirates ID Card for every person to be enlisted and to contain the Emirates ID number, coherent information and information put away on an electronic chip, which can be utilized in all elements.
Since its foundation, ICA has spent significant time in giving distinguishing proof and affirmation administrations of Identity for people to bureaucratic and neighborhood government experts and some other elements and deciding the methods material in such manner. The Law has given ICA, for such reason, the privilege to ask for the important information and data from the skilled experts in the State to serve its targets.
The Federal Decree-Law No. 3 of 2017 is a noteworthy and imperative defining moment in crafted by ICA after it was chosen to change its name to be Government Authority for Identity and Citizenship and to add new capacities to its Terms of Reference specifically citizenship Affairs, international IDs, section and living arrangement of nonnatives in the state, and exchange the terms of reference and powers allocated to the Ministry of Interior to ICA in such manner.
Services for Individuals for all categories for issuing, renewing, replacing ID
Services for Organizations
Bundled Services Related To Life Events
Applying for exemption from late fines
e-Channels Residency & Citizenship