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Modify ID Card Data


This service allows foreign missions to apply for renewal of diplomatic, international organizations, and special identity cards for employees and their families, through MoFA website. The renewal shall be applied for to modify ID data such as job title or passport number.



Service Procedures

  • Login to MoFA website or Smart Mobile App.

  • Select Foreign Missions Services. Then click Data Modification Service, as per ID card type.

  • Fill in the fields and attach required documents.

  • The mission will receive a Reference Number.

  • The mission will receive an Email confirming that the card is ready and will be sent via the courier.

Service Fees
No Charges
Service Type
Complementary - Procedural
Service Time
15 Working Days
Total Transactions

Service Beneficiaries

  • Foreign Missions in UAE
  • Diplomatic staff members in Foreign Missions accredited to the UAE and their families (spouse and children).
  • Holders of diplomatic identity cards
  • Holders of International Organizations Identity Cards
  • Holders of Special Identity Cards
  • Employees under the embassy’s sponsorship

Required Documents

  • An official note signed and sealed by the foreign mission accredited to the UAE.
  • A recent coloured personal photo with a white background measuring (4*6) (passport)
  • A coloured copy of the Passport whcich must be valid for at least 6 months.
  • A copy of the ID card issued by MoFA.

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Service Procedures

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Sustainable Development Goals


Terms and Conditions

  • The old card must be handed over to the Diplomats Affairs Department .
  • The ID card holder must be inside the UAE, during the renewal process.

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