The validity of iqamas (residency permits), exit and re-entry visas, as well as visit visas of expatriates who are currently stranded in the countries facing travel ban, will be extended until 31 – July- 2021 free of cost, announced by Jawazat official Twitter account. Reference attached Below.
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The free extension of the validity period of iqamas and visas granted by the finance minister at the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman is part of the continuous efforts taken by the government to ensure the safety of citizens and residents and to mitigate its economic and financial impacts on them.
According to the SPA, the General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) has confirmed that the extension will be done automatically in cooperation with the National Information Center.
البدء بتمديد صلاحية الإقامات للوافدين الموجودين خارج المملكة وتمديد صلاحية تأشيرات الزيارة والخروج والعودة آليًا دون رسوم أو مقابل مالي إلى 31 / 7 / 2021م في الدول التي تم تعليق القدوم منها. pic.twitter.com/7LZzPPNKUR— الجوازات السعودية (@AljawazatKSA) June 8, 2021