Tag Archives: family visa

Change of visa from family to company

I am an Indian living in Kuwait for past 4 yrs on family visa and I am a degree holder too. Now my question is, is there any chance to change my visa to 18 without going to India for visa transfer? Name withheld Answer: No, you don’t need to …

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Renewal of family visa when sponsor changes company

I am working in a private organisation in the Banking sector. On my work permit designation is Accountant with salary of KD 250. My wife and daughter already have a valid residence on my sponsorship. So I planned to change my company and another company is offering me salary KD …

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Salary limit for family visa

What is the new salary limit for family visa, is it still KD 450 or reduced? Reply me please. Name withheld Answer: Minimum salary required to apply for a family visa is KD 450 per month. To the best of our knowledge, this amount hasn’t been reduced or increased.   …

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Dependent Visa for unmarried daughter age limit

I appreciate your response to our queries. I have a question regarding my residence renewal. How many days do I need to complete my renewal process? Since I have to go to my country immediately after I stamp my residence. Also we want to apply for dependent visa for our …

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Sponsoring Husband and Child on compassionate grounds

I am working in a private company with a salary of KD 650 per month. My husband quit the job recently due to health issues. He is already above 60 years now. Child is sponsored by him. Now my question is — Can I sponsor both of them on my …

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Came on Family visa – How to transfer to Private Company visa, cost and reverse transfer

I came to Kuwait a few days ago. I have only entry visa, and I have done medical checkup for dependent visa. Can you tell me the procedure if I now get a job? Can my visa be transferred from Article 22 to Article 18? How much it costs? And …

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Transfer of visa for separated woman from Family to Work

I am a Pakistani woman on a family visa in Kuwait but my husband and his family sent me back to Pakistan. Now, I want to return to Kuwait and work there as they left me with nothing. Is it possible to extend my visa without the involvement of my …

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Entry on family visas awaits MP approval on health fees – Nod to above-quota foreign hires for KD 250

KUWAIT CITY, July 26: The parents and siblings of expatriates in Kuwait will not be allowed to enter the country on family visas, even if the expatriates are prepared to pay for the visitors’ health insurance, until the new fees are approved by the National Assembly, reports Al-Rai daily quoting …

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Sponsoring family visa based on designation

I have been working in Kuwait Airways as an Aircraft mechanic since last 6 months. My 2 kids are Irish national and wife is Pakistani national. My basic salary is KD 380 and along with the all allowances is KD 520. Can I sponsor my family in Kuwait on the …

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Transfer from Visit visa to Family Visa – Child brought to Kuwait before rules were announced

I have a question about the new rules. I am working in Kuwait, wife is also dependent visa and my baby was born in India. I brought my daughter to Kuwait on a visit visa, before the new rules were announced. My salary is only KD 400. Now is it …

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