Absher Account Registration & Activation: A Quick Guide

By Mohammed Ameen

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Absher Registration and Activating Guide

Absher is an online portal provided by the Saudi Arabian government that allows citizens and residents to access a range of services and information online. In order to use Absher, you must first register for an account and activate it. The Absher registration process may initially seem hard, but it’s quite simple with a little guidance. In this blog post, we’ll provide a quick and easy-to-follow guide on how to register and activate your Absher account.

How to Create Absher Account?

If you’re looking to register for a new Absher account, follow the steps below, and you’ll be registered in no time.

  1. Go to the Absher website (https://www.absher.sa).
  2. Click on the “New User” button.
  3. Enter your national identification number and phone number.
  4. Choose a username and password for your account.
  5. Enter your email address in the designated field.
  6. Enter the image code and click the “Next” button.
  7. Enter the activation code you receive on your phone.
  8. Click the “Register” button to complete the absher registration process.
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Once you have completed the registration process, your Absher account will be created. However, it will not be fully activated until you complete the activation process.

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How to Activate your Absher Account using a Kiosk

Here are the steps for activating your Absher account through a self-service kiosk:

  1. Go to a self-service kiosk machine near you.
  2. Tap the screen and select English as the language.
  3. Enter your Iqama number.
  4. Place your right index finger on the fingerprint reader, then repeat the process with your left index finger.
  5. Enter your mobile number.
  6. Enter the secret code (OTP) you receive via SMS and complete the absher activation process.
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Absher Activation through Jawazat Branch

To activate your Absher account through Jawazat offices, follow these steps:

  1. Schedule an appointment through the Absher website.
  2. Go to the Jawazat office at the scheduled time.
  3. Bring your user ID and national identification card.
  4. Present these documents at the counter to activate your account.
  5. Your account will be activated on the spot once it has been verified.

Activation of Absher account through Banks

You can also activate your Absher account through your bank accounts. You can do this at ATMs, by phone, online, or through a mobile app. Here’s a list of the banks that currently offer Absher activation and the methods available:

  • Al Rajhi Bank: ATMs, phone, website, mobile app
  • SNB AlAhli: ATMs, phone, website, mobile app
  • Bank Aljazira: ATMs, phone, website, mobile app
  • ANB: ATMs, website, mobile app
  • Riyad Bank: Phone, website, mobile app
  • SIB: Phone, website, mobile app
  • Bank Albilad: ATMs, website
  • SABB: Website, mobile app
  • Alinma Bank: Website, mobile app
  • Banque Saudi Fransi: Website
  • Alawwal Bank: Website
  • Samba: Website

How to Activate Absher through Online Banking

You can also activate your Absher account using online banking. Here is how:

  • Go to your bank’s online banking website and log in.
  • Find the option for activating your Absher account.
  • Verify your personal information, such as your iqama number and registered phone number.
  • Select the “Activate” option to complete the process.


In conclusion, the process of registering and activating an Absher account is relatively straightforward and can be completed online or in person through a self-service kiosk or Jawazat office. With the help of this guide, you should now have a clear understanding of the steps involved in creating and activating your Absher account. Thanks for reading!

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