Hajj and Umrah

Hajj is an occasion when millions of Muslims, regardless of their colour, ethnicity or nationality from everycorner of the world gather in Makkah each year. Government authorities in the UAE place great importance on providing pilgrims with the opportunity to perform the rituals of the fifth pillar of Islam in a peaceful and comfortable manner.

The Hajj and Umrah Department in the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments organises Hajj and Umrah, develops the necessary regulations and grants licences for Hajj and Umrah visits in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations, in addition to many other tasks, including:
    ✓ Organize Hajj and Umrah and reinforce regulations
    ✓ Supervise the implementation of said regulations
    ✓ Regulate the performance of Hajj and Umrah contractors 
    ✓ Grant permits for Hajj and Umrah groups based on the pertinent rules and regulations
    ✓ Perform the secretarial duties for the permanent committee for Hajj and Umrah
    ✓ Conduct an annual evaluation on the contractors and groups performance, and ensure their compliance with the agreements concluded with the pilgrims
    ✓ Coordinate, regulate and make the necessary preparations for the official Hajj delegation formed by a Decree of the UAE Cabinet
    ✓ Prepare  plans to guide and preach to pilgrims and supervise its implementation
    ✓ Test the preachers who will join Hajj and Umrah groups
    ✓ Conduct training courses for Hajj and Umrah accompanying preachers 
    ✓ Resolve the pilgrims’ complaints vis-à-vis their contractors or groups
    ✓ Review the Hajj guidelines issued by KSA and submit a report in this respect to the permanent committee for Hajj and Umrah to take the appropriate decisions
    ✓ Any other pertinent issues

The Authority provides three vaccines for the pilgrims:

  1.     Meningococcal Vaccine (Quadruple): It is a mandatory vaccine for all pilgrims by KSA to protect them against meningitis.
  2.     Seasonal Influenza Vaccine: It is a highly recommended vaccine to reduce the risk of flu.
  3.     Pneumococcal Vaccine: It is recommended for adults aged 65 years and above, as well as for younger adults who have chronic diseases like diabetes, heart diseases (except high blood pressure), lung diseases (including asthma), liver diseases and kidney diseases, people who have a damaged spleen or their spleen has been removed and for people who have weakened immune systems to protect against pneumococcal diseases.

The RAK Medical District exertstremendous effort to protect the pilgrims from all sorts of diseases and epidemics that could threaten their health through the provision of vaccines at the Main Centre of the Department of Preventive Medicine, along with 12 health centres spread all over the emirate, such as RAK Health Centre, Al Nakheel , Al Rams among others.

Hajj and Umrah Campaigns in Ras Al Khaimah

Contact Number Email Campaign Owner Campaign Name
050 647 9559 / 07 228 1277 alshiirawi@hotmail.com Ahmed Khalil Al Shirawi Al Shirawi
050 372 1333 / 07 243 0554 altayaree@yahoo.com Abdullah Rashid Saeed Al Tayaree Al Tayari
050 627 7561 / 07 223 8099 Abdullah_jasem@hotmail.com Ahmad Abdullah Hassan Jassem Al Shehhi Al Shehhi
050 627 2151 / 07 223 7556 halyouh@hotmail.com Ahmed Ali bin Halyouh Bin Halyouh
050 324 3377 / 07 233 7711 Binaloud.1@hotmail.com Essa Rashid Hasan Mohammed Al Oud  Bin Oud
055 611 7700 / 07 223 8211 Al.mataf@hotmail.com Mohammed Abdullah Hamdoun Zaid Al Mataf
050 540 0166 / 07 235 5145 hamdoni@gmail.com Mohammad Yousuf Al Shirawi Al Waleed
050 199 2000 / 07 228 8881 Saad_amrani2@hotmail.com Rashid Khalifa Ghazi Al Suwaidi A’alam Al Thuraya
050 487 4400 / 07 233 6642 Alnaqbi2011@gmail.com Ahmed Mohammed Ali Obaid Al Naqbi (for Umrah pilgrims only) Galfar for Umrah
055 710 4019 / 07 233 3515 Almoltqa-hajj@hotmail.com Sheikh / Saud bin Faisal Al Qasimi Al Moltaqa for Umrah
050 613 3443 / 02 641 0461 wael@mohdaltenaijitravel.com Mohammed Ibrahim Al Tunaiji Al Tarwya (Branch)
050 108 0613 / 07 235 1123 Al_fajr@emirates.net.ae Adel Obeid Al Beh Al Fajr (Branch) 
050 999 3457 / 07 226 3535 Ajmanhajj3@hotmail.com Mohammed Jaber Ahmad Al Shamsi Ajman  (Branch