Qatar GCC Resident Visa


This single-entrance visa, which can be gained for a fee of QAR 100, payable by Visa or Mastercard, is legal for 30 days and may be renewed for an extra three months. Visitors desiring to gain of this visa arrangement may be requested to present official documentation affirming their profession upon entry to Qatar. The Ministry of Interior (MOI) provides this visa to GCC residents in authorized jobs and their accompanying individuals upon arriving at any port of entrance to Qatar for visit or tourism purposes. The permit is legal for one month, and it can be prolonged to a maximum of three months.

Online Directives

  • Log in with your smartcard to MOI E-SERVICES PORTAL
  • Choice "Visa Services", then "Issue Visa" and select "Visit Visa for GCC Residents."
  • Fill out the needed info, such as name, birth date and place, passport particulars, phone number and address
  • Enter your email address, if you wish to get a soft copy of the visa application receipt
  • Click on "Confirm" and compensate appropriate fees for issuing the visa

Supplementary Information

  • The applicant shall own a smart card to use the service
  • The occupation of the visitor shall be one of those attributed by the competent authority
  • The associated person shall be under the personal sponsorship of the resident and shall have a residence permit with three-month legitimacy


  • Visa issuance or monthly extension: QR100
  • Visa issuance or monthly extension for accompanying person: QR50
  • Sufficient for overstay per day: QR200

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