Dependent Iqama

Digital Iqama for Expat Dependents Launched

Saudi Arabia’s general directorate of passports (Jawazat) has launched the digital identity service for the dependents of expatriates (family members). With the introduction of the Digital Iqama, Jawazat has eliminated the need for expatriate dependents to carry printed iqama cards. The Digital Iqama can be …

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Expatriates can now pay the dependent fee quarterly

According to Jawazat, expatriates in Saudi Arabia can make quarterly payments of the fee for their dependents and companions when they renew their Iqama on a quarter-of-a-year basis. The monthly fee for dependents and companions is SR 400 per person. Jawazat clarified that those who …

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Expat Dependent Fee Calculator 2023

Expat Dependent Levy in Saudi Arabia It is mandatory for a resident expat to pay for dependent fees or levy for all family members under their sponsorship. This includes spouses, children, and parents. To renew his and their Iqama, the expat resident must pay the …

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Procedure to Extend Exit Re-Entry Visa for Dependents Outside Saudi Arabia

The Ministry of Interior’s online platform, Absher, has launched a new service ‘Extend Exit Re-Entry Visa‘ which allows extending Exit Re-Entry visas for dependents who are outside Saudi Arabia. CHECK EXIT RE-ENTRY VISA STATUS ONLINE Visa fees must be deposited in order to extend the …

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Dependents over 25 must transfer sponsorship to be able to renew Iqama

The General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) has explained an important condition for renewing the iqama of a dependent resident over 25. According to Jawazat, if the head of the family needs to renew the iqama of all dependents, and one of his son or daughter has …

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