National Address is Mandatory for New SIM Cards / Landline Connections
National Address registration is mandatory for getting new SIM cards in Saudi Arabia. The new law takes effect on 10 April 2018. This will also apply to a new landline connection.
Existing mobile users are also required to register with the National Address.
Saudi Post Corporation has developed the National Address system to provide a unified and comprehensive addressing system for all regions, cities, and villages in Saudi Arabia. On 3rd June 2013 under Resolution No. (252),The Council of Ministries approved the National Address as a unified address format for all Saudi Arabia.