The types of fees for the services rendered by General Directorate of Border Passports and Expatriates Affairs .

Entry Visas

Description Fees
1 A- Non employment entry visa for expatriate.
QR 200
B- Employment entry visa for expatriate. QR 300
2 A- Single entry visit visa for one month and a maximum period of six months.
QR 200 + QR 50 (for each dependant per month).
B- Multiple entry visit visa for six months with extension period for another six months.
3 A- Conversion of entry visa to visit / work / residence visas (without leaving the country).
QR 500
B- Conversion of entry visa / replacement of a sponsor with another one ( Before obtaining the residence permit ). QR 300
4 Changing the entry visa / issuing one as a replacement / renewing validity. QR 200
5 Approval for house maids visas on resident's sponsorship. QR 1500
6 Business entry visit visa for expatriate for one month and a maximum to three months period. QR 200 + QR 50 (for each accompa- nying person per month).
7 A-Tourist entry visa for expatriate for one month (Non extendable). QR 100 + QR 50 (for each accompa- nying person per month).
B-Tourist entry visa for a GCC resident for one month (with extension period of three months).
8 Issuance or extension of entry visa for expatriate who accompanies a GCC citizen (for one month and a maximum period to six months). QR 100 per month.
9 Issuance or extension of joint entry visa for one month between Qatar and Oman (with extension period of one month). QR 100 per month.
10 A-Issuance of a return visa :
1- For persons on visit visa for one month and will not exceed six months. QR 200 + QR 50 ( for each dependant).
2- Issuance of a return visa for house maid on personal sponsorship who has valid residence permit and spent more than six months outside the country. QR 200
3-For an expatriate who has valid residence permit and has lost or damaged his passport outside the country. QR 200 + QR 50 for each dependant).
B- Issuance of a return visa for a resident (husband / wife / children) who has valid residence permit and stays outside the country for more than six months while he has approval for entry in advance. QR 500 + QR 500 for each dependant).
11 A- Issuance of a passing / transit visa for a period that will not exceed 48 hours.
QR 100 + QR 50 for each dependant).
B- Issuance of passing visa for sailors for a period that will not exceed 48 hours. QR 100
12 A- Issuance of an entry visa via fax to the Qatar embassies for drivers who transport goods for Qatari businessmen.
QR 100
B- Issuance of an entry visa for truck drivers who are residents of GCC. QR 100
13 Issuance of a temporary entry permit for seamen for seven days. QR 20 for each sailor.
14 Issuance of an entry visa for visit / work / residence from any Border. The same fees issued by General Directorate of Border Passports and Expatriates
15 Issuance of an entry visa for investor / realtor / owner of a housing unit. QR 200
16 Issuance of an entry visa for spouse or children or one of the parents of investor/realtor/owner of a housing unit. QR 100

Residence Permits

Description Fees
1 Granting or renewal of residence permits for house maids / laborers (on personal sponsorship). QR 300 per year.
2 Granting or renewal of residence permits for the rest of laborers. QR 1000 per year for all categories.
3 QR 400 per year.
4 Allowing residence permit in Qatar along with a residence permit in any one of the GCC countries (Dual residence permit). QR 500 QR per year for students.
QR 2000 per year for organizations and companies.
5 A- Cancellation of residence permit for individuals. QR 20
B-Cancellation of residence permit for organizations and companies (There is no fees if the residence permit is cancelled by Ministry of Interior). QR 50
6 A- Transferring residence permit from an expired passport to a new one or to a passport instead of lost or damaged passport. QR 100
B-Changing the name in the passport / changing the nationality / changing the profession. QR 200
7 A-Changing the commercial name for an organization or a company or a shop for the same owner. QR 200 for each person.
B- Correction of residence permit under company sponsorship (Selling the shop / organization / company by the old owner to the new one).
C-Correction of residence permit for / under personal sponsorship (In case of sponsor's death).
8 Granting or renewal of residence permit for an investor or realtor or owner of a housing unit for a period of five years (renewable for a period or for another similar periods ). QR 1000 per year.
9 Granting or renewal of residence permit for spouse or children or one of the parents of the investor or realtor or owner of the housing unit for a period of five years QR 500 per year + QR 500 for each dependant who has separate residence permit.
QR 300 for dependant who is under 18 years.
QR 100 for adding new born babies.
Note:
There is (20% discount) in case of renewing residence permit for a period of three years for categories under clause (1), (2) and (3).

Transfer of sponsorship

Description Fee
1 Transferring sponsorship for the first time. QR 2000 for companies.
QR 1000 for individuals.
2 Transferring sponsorship for the second time. QR 2500 for companies.
QR 1500 for individuals.
3 Transferring sponsorship for the third time. QR 3000 for companies.
QR 2000 for individuals.

Lending

Description Fee
1 Lending. QR 100 per month.
2 Part-time work with other sponsor after official duty time. QR 100 per month.

Other Services

Description Fee
1 Approval for lifting the ban for recruiting labors after paying complete fines. QR 3000 for companies.
QR 500 for individuals.
2 Temporary residence permit (for those who are asked to legalise their status) - Issuance / renewal / issuing instead of lost or damaged one. QR 500 per year.
QR 100 per year for each accompanying person.
3 Fees for allocating a box for companies and organizations to submit transactions related with residence permit and visas. QR 1000 per year.

ID Cards for Expatriates

Description Fee
1 Issuance or renewal of ID card for residents (For the period of residence period). QR 100
2 Issuance of a new ID card instead of lost or damaged one. QR 200
3 Activation or renewal of digital code for ID card for a period of five years. QR 250

Establishment's ID and Representative Card

Description Fee
1 Issuance of an establishment ID card or renewing it or adding a branch to it. QR 200
2 Issuance of representative card or renewing it or issuing a new one instead of lost or damage one. QR 200

Exit permits

Description Fee
1 Issuance of an exit permit for expatriates (multiple uses) valid for one year or its cancellation. QR 500
2 Exit permit for those who are on personal sponsorship. QR 10 for each exit permit.
3 Exit permit for those who are on companies' and organizations' sponsorship. QR 10 for each exit permit.