Saudi Arabia

Maximum Two Mobile Connections Limited for Expatriates

According to a new regulation of CITC (Communication and Information Technology Commission), expatriates in Saudi Arabia are only allowed to hold two mobile connections at a time. Therefore, if you already have two or more connections, you should cancel old connection to obtain a new one. This, however, will not applicable for previously issued connections.

maximum two mobile connections for expatriates - citc

CITC has introduced a new system that enables residents to check whether any extra SIM cards are issued under their name without their consent.


Mohammed Ameen is an expatriate blogger who loves sharing his experiences of living and working in the Gulf countries.