A Saudi Arabian Exit/re-entry Visa allows ex-pat residents. Who have a work visa to exit the country and re-enter for a limited period.
It will enable an ex-pat to leave the country and return within a stipulated time. Alternatively, this visa is also known as an Exit return visa.
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Those looking to check the validity and detail of their exit/re-entry visas may do so by checking via the Muqeem online portal.
Procedure to Check Exit Re-Entry visa status via Muqeem
You can easily verify the validity of an exit/re-entry visa through Muqeem’s portal by following these steps:
- Go to Muqeem’s website
- Input your Iqama number
- For cross-checking your Iqama number, select ‘date of birth.’
- Select the ‘Check’ button
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Upon entering your selected details, your exit/re-entry visa details will appear as follows:
- Status of visa (valid or expired)
- visa type and number
- Duration of visa
- Date of visa issuance
- return before date
- Outside or inside Saudi Arabia
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Violation of Exit/Re-entry Visa:
Saudi Arabia’s Immigration Law has been tightened.
A new policy update in which foreign workers who leave Saudi Arabia with an exit and re-entry visa and don’t return within the visa validity period will face penalties.
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A three-year ban on entering Saudi Arabia will be imposed on them. It applies to foreign workers employed by Kafeel in KSA as sponsors.
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The sponsor can request an extension if dependents whose exit and re-entry visas expire outside KSA.