QWhy do we need a medical fitness test in the UAE?
Under the Law (7) of the year 2008 and Decree No. (5) of the year 2016, a Medical Fitness Certificate, confirming to be free of communicable diseases, must be issued for new applicants or residents of Dubai for the purpose of issuing or renewing their residence visa.
QWho should take the medical fitness test?
All Residents Expats are supposed to get their medical test report to acquire a new UAE Visa or renew their expiring UAE visa.
QWhat are the required documents for the medical test in the UAE?
All applicants must bring the following required documents to the medical test center.
• Original valid Emirates ID/original passport
• Registration form
• Recent photograph
QHow long does the medical test take?
The medical test is done within 20 minutes.
QHow much is the medical test for?
Medical Test Delivery
Cost (AED) For All categories (Except Female household Domestic Service)
Cost (AED) For Female household Domestic Service
Regular (4 Days)
Regular (4 Days)
QHow will I receive my medical test report?
The medical reports are sent to immigration directly. You will receive a sms with a link to download a copy of the results. You will also receive the medical test result/certificate through e-mail.
For unfit cases, the medical test report should be collected in-person by the sponsor/PRO at Block 7 of Al Muhaisnah Medical Fitness Centre during working hours.
QDo I need to book an appointment for a medical test for a UAE Visa?
Yes, you can walk-in during the working hours for a medical test. You do not need to book an appointment before visiting the medical test center.
QWhat is the Occupational Medical Screening Test?
This service provides occupational health screening for staff depending on the professional category of each company.
QWho should take the occupational medical test in the UAE?
Companies’ staff including citizens and expats working in the following industries must get the occupational medical test in the UAE:
• Agriculture industries
• Beauticians & related services/Spa workers
• Car workshops & service centre
• Carpenter & noise producing industries
• Cement, ceramic, concrete, tissue & textile industries
• Construction industries
• Education establishment
• Electric services
• Food handler
• Glass industries
• Healthcare workers
• Ionizing radiation
• Leather industries
• Maritime workers screening
• Oil refining, plastic & chemical industries
• Pre-employment U
• RTA drivers screening
• Veterinary services
• Waste management & hygiene service industries
QWhat are the required documents for the occupational medical test in the UAE?
You will need the following documents for the occupational medical test in the UAE?
• Typed application form
• Original valid Emirates ID or original passport
• Residence visa copy
• Recent photograph for medical report
QHow long does the occupational medical test take?
The occupational medical test takes about 45 minutes.
QHow will I receive my occupational medical test report?
You will receive the medical test result/certificate through e-mail. For unfit cases, the medical test report should be collected in-person by the sponsor/PRO at Block 7 of Al Muhaisnah Medical Fitness Centre during working hours.
QDo I need to book an appointment for an occupational medical screening test?
You need to book an appointment online before visiting the medical test center. You can book an E-appointment on the website.
Companies can register on Salem Web Portal. It is a Medical Fitness and Occupational Health Screening System for corporates and typing centres across Dubai.
QHow to register on Salem Web Portal (for companies & typing centers only)?
1. Provide the details requested for registration
2. Attach the following required documents
• Trade licence
• Establishment card
• Employee list from MOL/MOHRDE
3. Pay the yearly subscription fee
QHow much is the Licence subscription fees to avail Salem services for?
Licence subscription fees to avail Salem services per user per year 1622.25 AED.
QHow much is the occupational medical screening test for?
The cost of occupational medical test varies from occupation to occupation