JEDDAH: The General Directorate of Passports (GDP), on their official Twitter describe of piece of occupation concern human relationship @AlJawazatKSA, announced on 20th March 2017, that Undocumented expat workers seeking to right their condition during the master copy 90-day forgiveness is determined to come upwardly dorsum to the kingdom past times executing permissible procedures.
The amnesty stream started on March 29 for xc days. Illegal workers tin approach the Authorization (Passport) Departments to settle their seat too they “will last exempt from the toll associated alongside the “deportee fingerprint method” too volition last able pursue legal methods to gain entry dorsum into the kingdom.
The proclamation too stated that unlawful residents working on correcting their seat during the 90-day grace rest nether the Interior Ministry’s “Nation without Violations” crusade would last cleared of whatsoever fines or penalties inward regard to violating the Saudi citizenship law, task organization too boarder safety inward the kingdom.
People who came for a Haj or Umrah take in or transit too cause got overstayed are affected past times the campaign.
Individuals that volition lucre from the amnesty stream are employees who came to the Kingdom alongside a operate consent simply did non accomplish an Iqama identity menu inside xc days later arrival, infiltrators reaching out the Saudi border, citizens alongside expired Iqamas, pilgrims who performed Haj without attaining a Haj permit too employees who escaped from their employers.
Before, illegal employees too over residers who cause got had their fingerprints taken earlier the exile nether the “deportee fingerprint system” volition non not allowed to re-enter the country
“Violators who don’t initiate correcting their condition too become detained volition last dependent area to enforcing the rules too policy’s of the labour constabulary too residency system,” said Lt. Col. Talal Al-Shalhoub, spokesman of the General Directorate of Passports (GDP).
According to Gen. Sulaiman Al-Yahya, manager full general of the Passport Department, “Violating the citizenship organization includes deportation, a prison theatre judgement too a expose of fines.
The fine tin hit betwixt SR15,000 ($4,000) too SR100,000.”
Al-Yahya farther urged violators to utilize the amnesty that exempts them from fines too the consequences associated alongside the deportee fingerprint system, equally it is an chance “that may non come upwardly again.”
A like crusade had taken house inward 2013, to legalize the condition of undocumented workers inward the country. A three-month forgiveness was declared inward Apr 2013, prior to belatedly King Abdullah extending the grace stream to Nov 2013.
According to, Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki, over 2.5 i chiliad one thousand violators were recorded to travel out the province nether that campaign.