I am Levitah C. Mapatac from the Philippines. I would like to inquire if asking of the following amount wherein I was not interviewed yet for the job I was offered. Here the content of the letter and please help me to scrutinize if this legal or a scum:
With reference to the priority instruction which we have received from your employer here in UAE concerning the processing and issuance of your working permit/entry visa we confirm further details as follows.
In order to commence processing your working permit/entry visa into UAE, you have to complete the copy of our applicant working / entry visa registration form. Return as scan e-mail attachment, along with the below identification documents:
1. COPY OF YOUR INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT.
2. 2 PASSPORTS SIZED PHOTOGRAPH (COLORED OR BLACK.WHITE)
3. COMPLETE VISA FORM AS ATTACHED BELOW.
You have to complete the registration form and send along-with pre-requisite processing fee as stated below:
A. WORK PERMIT FEE = US$250
B. RESIDENCE PERMIT FEE = US$300
C. ENTRY CLEARANCE = US$ 300
D. RELEASE DOCUMENTS= US$400
E. COURIER /DISPATCH FEE = US$300
TOTAL: US$ 1,550
UAE Dirhams 5,522 AED
I hope you can enlighten me regarding this matter.
Levitah C. Mapatac