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Dependent Visa ( Renewal & New Applicants) for Salary below 450 KD

My visa will be changed in December and the work permit shows a basic salary of 250. Actually I am an engineer but in the work permit they won’t show it. Can I apply for a dependent visa for my wife and child? My engineering degree certificate has already been …

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Renewal of residence for dependent visa – Salary below KD 450

There is a new law now that for a dependent visa the salary should be KD 450. Now my question is how about those who already have a visa from before the announcement of the decision … my salary is KD 250. Will I be able renew the visa. Name …

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Dependent visa for a baby outside Kuwait; Wife on dependent visa

If a baby was born here in Kuwait, the parents took the child to their own country for a year and have now decided to bring back the baby to Kuwait how much should be the salary of the parents? Name withheld Answer: Well in this case the father would …

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Visa for baby

First of all I thank you sincerely for your legal services and clarifications. I kindly request you to clarify my below question and answer me briefly on the situation. My wife has a valid visa (iqama) until April 2017 and she went to India for delivery. Absenting six months from …

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New born baby in Kuwait and Salary cap for dependent visa

I have a question about the new rules? How do these affect a new born baby? Is there a minimum salary? Even if we are both here in Kuwait? Name withheld Answer: If your wife is already on a dependent visa, you will face no problems in getting the residence …

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Dependent visa – Earning less then 450 KD

Since 2012 I have been working as an engineer in Kuwait. Now I am trying to bring my family here. Recently I read the news that expatriates need a minimum KD 450 salary on their work permit to get a dependent visa for their family. I have an engineering visa …

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Dependent Visa for Newborn

I want to bring my wife and newborn baby to Kuwait. But my salary is KD 200. Is it possible to get the visas with the same salary … Because my Kuwaiti (sponsor) has promised to get me the visas with same salary. Name withheld Answer: The minimum salary required, …

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Salary cap huge setback for family reunions – Blessing in disguise, say some

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 26: Many experts in Kuwait have been perturbed with the news that the minimum salary requirement for a family visa has been raised to KD 450. The majority of respondents in this week’s online poll on this issue, felt that familial life of those earning below the …

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Dependent visa for 3 yr old son

I am an Indian woman working in the Ministry of Health, Kuwait (Residence Article 17). My salary is KD 735 but currently my 3-year-old son is in my home country. My husband is also working in Kuwait (Residence Article 18) but his salary is less than KD 250. I want …

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Converting of Visit Visa to Dependent Visa

My wife’s dependent visa application has been rejected and I have been issued a visit visa for 3 months. The reason is the 1 month less validity of the Passport (it is valid for 23 months) and we approached passport office in India to renew the document but the office …

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