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5 Tips to successfully hire a maid in United Arab Emirates

Did you know there are certain rules that you need to follow in order to hire a maid in UAE? Well, it’s true! If you are looking for sponsoring a maid or nanny in UAE, you can only choose one from India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Nepal, Bangladesh, Indonesia, or Ethiopia. Moreover, to be eligible as a sponsor for the maid, you must be a male head of a family with a minimum monthly income of AED 6,000, as bachelors are not eligible for sponsorship. Take a look at the following tips that can help you successfully hire a maid in UAE.

1. Minimum Wages & Age

Make sure that you are following the country specific regulations for minimum wages and age of your maid. For instance, an Indian maid in UAE must be between 30-60 years, with a minimum wage of AED 1,100.

2. GDRFA Approval

Secondly, make sure that you have GDRFA’s approval for a maid who belongs to your country.

3. Visa Renewal

Thirdly, you must know that renewing your maid’s visa in United Arab Emirates is an annual process, which must be strictly followed.

4. Visa Cancellation

Fourthly, if in any case you have to get your maid’s visa cancelled for any reason, it must be done at the airport or through GDRFA.

5. Medical Fitness Test

Lastly, in order to successfully hire a maid in United Arab Emirates you will also be required to take her for a medical fitness test. In United Arab Emirates and mostly in Dubai and in Abu Dhabi, a lot of families are hiring domestic workers in order to take care of children, manage the household chores and cook. HelperPlace has listed for you a lot of qualified candidates with experiences (Housekeepers, nannies, drivers, caregivers, cooking skills…).

Are you currently looking for a domestic helper in United Arab Emirates? Do you want to hire a new housemaid for your family? You have now the possibility to connect with available helpers close to you! Don’t forget to post a job ad on HelperPlace, you will get more chance to connect and interview your future helper.      


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