Penalties for Not Renewing Iqama
According to the General Directorate of Passports, the following are the applicable penalties for not renewing Iqama on-time.
Penalty for first time
Employers will have to pay a fine of SR 500 if they fail to renew Iqama for the first time.
The fine will be increased to SR 1,000 if the delay is committed for the second time.
An expat worker can be deported with an SR 1,000 penalty in the event of a third time.