Naqal Maloomat: How to Update Passport Information in Absher

Naqal Maloomat

The procedure of updating passport information with Jawazat in Saudi Arabia is known as Naqal Maloomat. The Naqal Maloomat procedure can now be completed online through Absher without visiting the Jawazat office. This way, the renewed passports of both expat workers and their dependents can be updated.

However, the Naqal Maloomat procedure for expat workers can only be completed through his sponsor‘s Absher account.

Expat dependents (family members) Naqal Maloomat can be done through the “head of the household” (Father or Husband) Absher Account.

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How to update passport information on Absher

It is possible to update passport information on Absher through both the Absher app and the Absher website. Here’s how you can do it using the Absher website.

Visit the Absher portal: https://absher.sa/

Select “Individuals”.

Select English from the top of the page.

Login with your username and password

Go to Eservices > Passports > Update Resident Passport Information

Select the individual’s name.


Then enter the following details

  • Passport Update Type
  • New Passport Number
  • Optical Character Recognition (see above screen-shot)
  • New Passport Issue Date
  • New Passport Expiry Date
  • New Passport Issuance Country
  • New Passport Issuance City

Once you enter all the above information, click on the submit button.

Congratulations. You have now successfully updated your passport information with Jawazat.

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Mohammed Ameen is a blogger and SEO specialist with more than ten years of living experience in the Middle East. He has a postgraduate degree in business administration and is passionate about blogging and travelling.
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