Nafath Registration and How to Approve Requests: Easy Guide

By Mohammed Ameen

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Nafath App Activation and Use

Nafath App

Nafath is a digital ID platform launched by Saudi Arabia’s National Information Center. It allows citizens and residents in the kingdom to easily manage their online identity, just like they do with their regular ID. The platform makes it easy to use different services by confirming who you are. Nowadays, the app has become mandatory for accessing almost all important services like opening a new bank account, activating a sim card online, or applying for a family visit visa. In this article, we explain how to register or activate your Nafath account and how to approve requests in the Nafath app.

Nafath Registration and Activation Steps

The Nafath account does not require a seperate registration, as it utilizes information from your Absher account. Therefore, Absher registration is mandatory to use the Nafath app. You can download the Nafath mobile application from the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Once downloaded, you need to activate the app in order to use it. Here is how to do it:

  1. Open the Nafath app.
  2. Go to the “Settings” menu and change the language to English.
  3. Click on the “Login” button.
  4. Enter your Iqama number, Absher password, and click on the “Next” button.
  5. Enter the verification code sent to your mobile number and continue.
  6. On the next page, create a 6-digit PIN for accessing your Nafath account and enable Face Verification by scanning your face with your mobile phone’s front camera.
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That’s it! You have successfully activated your Nafath account.

How to Approve Requests in Nafath App

Once you have successfully activated your Nafath account, it is important to know how to approve requests sent to your Nafath account by different entities such as banks, mobile providers, and government institutions. When you receive any requests from such institutions, you will be notified by your Nafath app, and then you need to approve the request to confirm your identity. Here are the steps you need to follow to approve a request on the Nafath app:

  • Once a request is received for identity verification, you will see a notification if you have granted permission for the app to show notifications.
  • Open the Nafath app on your device.
  • The app will automatically look for services that need your approval. When you see a service request, click the “Accept” button to grant access.
  • The app will show you three different double-digit numbers; you need to choose the correct number given to you by the service you’re trying to use.
  • Enter your 6-digit PIN number.
  • You may also be asked for face verification; scan your face with your phone’s front camera.
  • Upon successful verification, you will see a success message on the screen.
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Thats it! You’ve approved the Nafath app request.

I hope you now understand how to activate your Nafath account and use the Nafath app for identity verification. By following the simple steps outlined in this article, you can use the Nafath app for your identity verification whenever it is needed.

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