All expatriates require a local sponsor to work in Saudi Arabia. Sponsorship transfer or Iqama Transfer are allowed from one employer to another. The sponsorship transfer is also known as “Naqal Kafala” or “Tanazul”. You can check the Iqama Transfer Status by visiting the Ministry of Labor – KSA website.
CHECK SPONSORSHIP TRANSFER OR NAQAL KAFALA
Visit the Ministry of Labor website. Select the Naqal Kafala option from the drop-down menu. This is an Arabic language website, no English version is available. Use the Google Chrome page translation to translate Arabic content into English.
Enter the Iqama Number and press the button below. – see screenshot below
Here you will get the current employer name. Once your iqama transfer (Naqal Kafala or Tanazul) request is accepted, you will be able to see the new company or employer name.