In case you lose your passport in the UAE, report the incident to the police, apply for a new passport (to your country’s embassy in the UAE) and have your residence visa re-stamped on your new passport. If you are in a country other than your home country or the UAE, check with your country’s embassy/consulate in that country on the requirements for reporting a lost passport and issuance of a new passport.
If you lose your passport in the UAE, you have to apply for a new passport (to your embassy in the UAE) and have your residence visa re-stamped on your new passport.
However, first report the loss or theft of the passport to the police station nearest to where the incident took place.
Procedure in case a passport is lost in Dubai
In Dubai, the procedure for lost passports is linked with General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs and Dubai Courts.
If you lose your passport in the country that issued your passport, you will need to follow the steps required by your country to get a new passport issued.
If you lose the passport in a country you are visiting, check with your passport issuing country’s embassy/consulate in that country on the requirements for reporting a lost passport and getting a new passport.
What should you do if you lost your passport outside the country - GDRFA Dubai
According to the information listed on the website of the UAE’s Embassy in London, those who hold a UAE residence visa and face the issue of lost/stolen passports, are required to apply for a new entry permit to be able to re-enter the UAE.
The requests for entry permits are received and processed by the consular section of the UAE embassy in the country where the passport is lost.
The following documents are needed for the re-issue of a residence visa: