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September 14, 2019

Best Car Insurance Companies in Dubai and UAE

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Why to visit insurance companies in UAE when you have a website where you can get everything about car insurance? On this page you can get the list of top insurance companies in Dubai and the other emirates of UAE along with additional details such as types of insurance, benefits, dos and don'ts of insurance.


Before proceeding to guide, please note that it is mandatory for car owner to apply for vehicle insurance as per insurance policy and UAE law.

Types of Motor Insurance in UAE:


There are two types of vehicle insurance policies in UAE:

1.     Comprehensive Insurance
2.     Third Party Insurance

Comprehensive Insurance Policy:

Motor comprehensive insurance also known as full insurance is a complete safety package for car owner which includes all types of damages to the car either due to road accident, theft or fire. It also covers and pays to the third party if you’re involved in a road accident.

It is advisable to insurance buyers to check with insurance company if passenger injury (physical injury) included in your comprehensive insurance package or not.

Basic and add-ons benefits of comprehensive motor insurance:

·       Car replacement in case of full loss (6 months old car)
·       Damage repair to your own vehicle
·       Damage repair to third party vehicle
·       Dent repair (paint-less dent removal)
·       Door lock replacement in-case keys are stolen
·       Natural disasters
·       Vandalism
·       Windshield or glass damages
·       Fire
·       Damages sustained by hitting an animal
·       Floodwaters
·       Towing service and roadside assistance
·       GCC cover (outside UAE)
·       Return of personal belongings or amount of it
·       Emergency medical cover

Excluded from Comprehensive Insurance Package:

·       Depreciation of your vehicle
·       General wear and tear
·       Mechanical or electrical failure
·       Damages to tires
·       Driving without driving license
·       Driving under influence of alcohol
·       Intentional damage
·       Unethical use of a vehicle
·       Overloading

Third-Party Insurance Policy:

Motor third-party insurance is a basic form of policy which cover damages caused to another party by your car, third party insurance will not pay for any damages to your own car.

In simple words, a person who is purchasing third party insurance must repair car on his own expenses.


Require Documents:

·       Photocopy of Driving License
·       Emirates ID copy
·       Vehicle Registration Card (Mulkia)
·       Vehicle purchase invoice
·       No claim bonus (if applicable)

What is No Claim?

No claim is known as “no claim bonus” (NCB) which is like a reward that issue to motorist if he/she don’t make any claim (accident/damage) during the term of insurance policy. The good thing is that 1 year’s worth of no claim could get driver up to 7% discount on next purchase.

How to choose best insurance plan?

who does not want cheap and best insurance for their car? before buying insurance in UAE consider your expectations and needs as per your car model.

If you owned old models (used cars) we will suggest you to buy third-party insurance which approximately cost you around 700 AED but if you are going to drive zero kilometer or luxury car you must go for comprehensive insurance plan (full insurance) as in-case of accident or damage to the vehicle, the repairing or buying parts for new cars will be expensive.

But if you owned the full insurance plan, you don’t need to pay anything from your pocket; everything will be repair or replace by agency.

How to get Car Insurance Online:

·       Visit website to complete online form
·       Select your insurance policy
·       Pay online through your credit/debit card



Best Insurance Companies in Dubai and UAE:

Below is the list of leading insurance companies in UAE, click name of the company to visit their official website for insurance quotes or to purchase your policy online in few minutes.

1.     Salama Insurance 800725262
Salam wins best family takaful operator award in 2016 is one of the leading insurance company that offer Islamic insurance in UAE, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Egypt, Senegal and Algeria which offer both comprehensive and third party insurance to the insurance buyers.

2.     Adamjee Insurance +97142752337
Adamjee is ISO 9001 certified and is also the largest general insurance company of Pakistan with its head office in UAE; Adamjee TAKAFUL plan gives the maximum coverage against theft, accidental damage and third party liability with greater features and benefits.

3.     Watania Insurance +97126138888
Watania Insurance company is known for its fastest claim settlements, along with two general insurance plans comprehensive and third party, Watania recently launched Watania Plus with additional benefits including Mulkia registration, discount on getting international driving license and roadside assistance.

4.     Union Insurance 80084248
Union allow motorists to buy and renew insurance online with special benefits such as air reward points, agency repair replacement for 5 years, 24/7 roadside assistance, ambulance service, emergency medical expenses and much more.

5.      Aman Insurance 8004998
Both private and commercial vehicle owners can buy insurance through Aman online (Dubai Islamic Insurance and Reinsurance Co.) which provide numerous benefits such as free of cost 24/7 roadside assistance, cover for injury to the driver and passengers, replacement of vehicle at very reasonable price, unlimited third party coverage for death or injury and much more.

If above list of insurance companies does not suits you, try Axa Insurance and Orient insurance Dubai, the popular car insurance Dubai firms who fully understand customers need.
September 02, 2019

How to Verify if Visa is Real or Fake?

UAE Real Visa and Fake Visa

As per our research some visa agents scam people with fake visas or work permits, to avoid UAE visa fraud, we decided to share a guide with people who wish to visit Dubai to look for job, they can save their hard earn money by checking online if the visa issued to them by agent is real or fake?
August 22, 2019

Get International Drivers License for just 170 AED

International driving license Dubai

If you are residing in UAE you have a golden chance to get your International drivers license for just 170 AED which is less than $50. The good thing is that international driving license Dubai can be used in more than 100 countries which allow travelers to drive legally without being questioned or worrying for fines.



If you have a business trip to gulf countries or have plan to travel outside UAE on upcoming vacations either with or without family, getting international driving permit in UAE will definitely help you with a peace of mind throughout your international tour.
August 20, 2019

How to get UAE Driving License

Dubai Driving License, Abu Dhabi Driving License, Sharjah Driving License

Getting UAE driving license give you a freedom to travel around the country freely, those who have Dubai driving license know the importance of it as it not only save time but money too which you might pay to public transports such as taxis, buses and metro.



Before proceeding to guide about driving license, please keep in mind that the license you obtain after passing final road test will be considered as UAE license, no matter if you obtained it in Dubai, Abu Dhabi or Sharjah. It can be used across the country.
August 15, 2019

How to Check UAE Visa Status with Passport Number

visa check by passport number

Do you want to check UAE visa status with passport number? If your answer is yes, UAE government smart service has covered you with a website where you can inquire visa check by passport number from your comfort zone.


Through below how to check visa status by passport number guide, the applicant can get below information about his/her entry permit or residence visa:


1.     Entry permit status or visa status which means that the person visa is applied by his/her sponsor and the ministry system is waiting for applicant to complete medical and ID typing process.

2.     Residency status which means the applicant visa permit is converted to residency and is printed on passport with issue and expiry date.

3.     UAE visa cancellation status with visa issue/expiry and cancellation date.

4.     Overstay status to check if the person is in violation list or not.

5.     File close which means the visa is no more valid.


How to check UAE visa status with Passport Number:


Step 1:
To check UAE visa status online, please click below link, you will be redirect to the official website of ICA (Federal authority for Identity and Citizenship)



Step 2:
Choose passport Information and select residency or visa option as per your inquiry.


abu dhabi visa check by passport number


Step 3:
Enter your passport number, expiry date of your passport and choose your nationality from the drop down menu.


Dubai visa status by passport number


Step 4:
Verify the captcha by clicking the captcha box showing I,m not a robot and click on search button.




File Status Result:

Once you clicked the search button, the page will refresh and will show you the status of your visa or residency, the good thing is that this visa information is not only for specific emirate but will work for applications across UAE.

Also Read: How to Check UAE Visa Status with Entry Permit Number

Visa status Cancelled:



If you are seeing below information, you are getting UAE Visa cancellation status, it means your visa is already cancelled, you can check your visa issue/expiry and the cancellation date on same page.

Dubai visa check by passport number

Visa status Active for Visa Inquiry:

At the time of inquiry if you clicked the visa option and you are getting file status active it means that your sponsor is already applied your visa by submitting the offer letter, labour contract and your passport copy with other visa documents, you need to complete the pending visa process such as entering UAE if you are outside, medical test and ID typing etc.

If nothing found, it means no visa is applied under your passport details, contact your company, PRO or sponsor for the confirmation either they have applied your visa or not.

Visa status Active for Residency Inquiry:

If you selected residency type at the time of inquiry and your visa information box showing you the active status, it means your residence visa is still active until the written expiry date.


UAE Visa status with passport number only

File status Converted:

If you are getting information that converted to residency, it means your entry permit visa is now converted to residency visa with validity of 2 years or 3 years.


uae visa status online with passport number and date of birth

Visa status Violated (Overstay):

If the visa information box showing the file status violated it means the applicant visa is cancelled but he/she is still in UAE and is overstay, in simple words the applicant has cancelled the visa, completed the 30 days grace period and is still inside country, checkout the applicant visa issue date, visa cancellation date and the visa expiry date in same box.

At the time of exit, the applicant will pay overstay fine at airport.


Overstay visa, how to check overstay fine


That’s it; through this helpful guide you can complete visa check by passport number, a special thanks to the government of UAE for making thing easy through providing online services to expats living in the country as well as for those who wish to enter UAE either to visit or to work.