What is the person code while working in the UAE
If you intend to work in the UAE, then you need to understand that employment procedures are not as similar to what you were experiencing in your country while supporting your home. Although, there are many advantages in the form of online procedures and digitalization. UAE has improved its procedures regarding employment processes.
Similar is the case with your contract or labor card, which can be easily accessed through the website of the Ministry of labor. The mobile app can also be used for that purpose.
Where the person code is: How can it be located?
In this post, we will discuss how we can locate the person code. Furthermore, we will also share the information regarding how it can be used, which is the most important information you must know if you are to track a career here in the UAE.
We will first discuss what person code is.
A Person code is a number consisting of 14 digits. It is supposed to contain all the digital information regarding the employment history of a worker in the UAE. That is helpful for the employees in the UAE. One can check his/her track record as an employee through this 14-digit number.
The Ministry of Human resource and Emiratization (MOHR) has an access to the employee’s following information.
- Date of Birth
- Person code
All of the above information is saved in MOHR’s online database. It can be easily accessed by the employee as well as the employer consequently avoiding the inconveniences regarding corporeal documents, which can result in the exploitation of authorized rights and liberty.
The labour card comprises of the following information
- Labor card number
- Labor card issuance date
- Labor card expiry date
The Passport information include the following
- Passport number
- Passport issuance date
- Passport expiry date
And last but not the least, the employee’s company information include following
- Company name
- Company code
Person code is a 14 digit number representing your identity as an employee in UAE. Apart from that, this number is responsible to provide you access to the various UAE government services that include your contract of labor, MOHR’s registration, labor card, Emirates ID application, and more similar information. All of this information is valuable and helpful if you want to reside and work in the UAE.
How to locate a person code
The first thing to locate your Person-code is to register yourself as an employee through a MOHR App through your android phone. The app can easily be downloaded through the play store from your phone.
Following your successful download, you need to register yourself by creating your account on MOHR’s APP.
As you get yourself successfully registered, you need to open the app and then log in.
As you get signed in, you are supposed to see your profile which contains your full name, profile picture, and 14-digit person-code.
If you are interested to see your employment record, just click on the dashboard button. After clicking the button, you will be able to see all the information including visa copy, labor contract, passport copy, labor card an all the details relevant to your employment information. All of the data is saved in MOHR’s App.