There are several types of visas for visitors to Dubai.
Nationals of the following Countries do not require Visas to enter the UAE: Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Britain, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, USA and Vatican
For nationalities that require a sponsor, airlines may seek confirmation that the sponsor is holding a valid visa for the incoming visitor.
Citizens of the Arab Gulf Co-operation Council member states (Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar,
Oman, and Saudi Arabia) do not need a visa.
Should your country not be listed above please check with your nearest UAE Embassy/Consulate for any updates