Iqama is an important legal document in the Saudi Arabia. Iqama or Muqeem card is a residence in KSA (Saudi Arabia). Every expatriate who goes and stays in Saudi Arabia, Iqama is a must for everyone to step outside his house.
Iqama comes with a validity period and needs to be renewed every year. Iqama validity is not mentioned on the card and needs to be checked online using MOI website or Absher account.
Iqama is an important document to be kept carefully while living in Saudi Arabia. Its important to check Iqama Expiry Date and keep in mind when to Renew Iqama based on its validity.
Better to keep a reminder before it gets expired and can be renewed at the same time.
Iqama Expiry Check can be done in few ways to check Iqama Expiry Date from your Iqama number to check sit validity.
Iqama Expiry Date Validity Check Online
LivinginGulf.com brings you the easy ways to check Iqama Expiry Online and to Check validity of your Iqama using the three below methods:
Iqama Validity Check using Absher website:
Iqama status can be checked using Absher website online. For checking Iqama status on Absher, you must have a Absher account or you must register for an Absher account Online.
- Open https:///absher.sa (Official website of Absher Saudi Arabia)
- Select language as ‘English’ from the top menu
- Try Logging in using your username and password
- You’ll receive an OTP to your registered Mobile number
Once logged in, Select “Query Iqama Expiry Service” as shown in the above screenshot
Enter your Iqama details in the mandatory fields
- Iqama Number
- Enter Image Code
- Press “view” button
Once done, You’ll be able to view Iqama Expiry / Validity Date
Iqama Expiry Check using Absher App on Mobile
Second Easy way to check Iqama Expiry and Validity is using Absher Mobile App using Google Playstore or Apple iStore
- Open the Absher mobile Application
- Type in your username and password
- You’ll receive an OTP to your registered mobile number
- Once, logged in click your Profile picture just below “E-Services” menu
You’ll see the Iqama Expiry and Validity details along with Nationality, Occupation and Marital Status, Date of Birth and Religion mentioned on your Iqama
Note: Iqama Expiry Date mentioned in the app will be in the Hijri Date format (YYY/MM/DD)
Iqama Expiry and Validity check using MOL Official website
Third and the last easy method to Check Iqama Expiry and Validity details are through the Official website of Ministry of Labor (MOL) Saudi Arabia.
If you don’t have an Absher account or even do not have Mobile phone along with you. you can check Iqama Expiry details using the Iqama number and Date of birth
- Open MOL website “http://www.mol.gov.sa”
- Select language as “English” from the top menu
- Enter your Iqama number, Date of Birth and Image code and click on Next button
You’ll see all your Iqama details along with Iqama Expiry Date
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