How to Check Istimara Validity In Saudi Arabia

By Mohammed Ameen

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What is the Vehicle Registration License or Istimara

The vehicle registration license, or Istimara, is a document that proves your vehicle is registered with the concerned authority in Saudi Arabia. It’s required to drive in the kingdom, and you can be fined if caught driving without a valid Istimara. You can now check the validity of your Istimara online using the Absher website.

Checking Istimara Validity Online

If your vehicle registration license (Istimara) is about to expire, you can check the validity of the license on Absher. Absher is an online platform that allows users to access various Saudi government services. To check the validity of your Istimara, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Absher website (
  2. Log in with your user ID and password.
  3. Click on the “Vehicle Services” tab.
  4. Select “Services” and then “Vehicle Management.”
  5. Select the “Vehicle.”
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On the next page, you will see the expiry date of your vehicle’s Istimara and other vehicle details.

If your Istimara is expired, you will need to renew it before using your vehicle in Saudi Arabia; to know more information on renewing your Istimara, please see this article: Step-by-step guide on how to renew Istimara in Saudi Arabia.


I hope this guide on checking Istimara validity online in Saudi Arabia was helpful. By following the steps outlined in this article, you will be able to check your vehicle’s license validity in no time. Please remember always to drive safely and within the law. Thanks for reading!

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