The General Directorate of Residence and Foreigners Affairs - Abu Dhabi provides services related to security, nationality, residence and passports. To achieve such objectives, the General Directorate: Issues passports to Nationals. Issues entry permits and their ancillaries. Issues residence permits and their corresponding documents. Issues entry and exit permits. Undertakes follow up and conducts required procedures. Seizes violators of rules and regulations. Participates in all security, administrative and technological areas in the Emirate.