Tomorrow on Sunday is a first day of new hijri year 1438 and its a time for implementation of all amendments provided by council of minister earlier this year. These new amendments and laws were shape to increase and develop the structure for non-oil revenues. These suggestions were given by Ministries of Finance, and Economy and Planning to make Saudi Economy less reliance on oil Revenue.. One of the major factor in these suggestion is removing of subsidy from seven services in these services cutting of subsidy from visa fees is also included.
Let see what fee changes were starting from tomorrow:
One Time Entry Fee for Working Visit Visa Family Visit Visa, Single Entry Business Visa, Hajj Visa, Umrah Visa:
All one time entry visa fee were increase to 2000 Saudi Riyal. But for those who were performing hajj for first time the visa is free but for those who performs second time the fee is 2000 Saudi Riyals.
New Multiple Exit Re Entry Visa Fee Changes:
The multiple exit/re-entry visa fees is given below:
• SR3,000 for the six-month multiple exit/re-entry visa
• SR5,000 for the one-year multiple exit/re-entry visa
• SR8,000 for the two-year multiple exit/re-entry visa
Both of above One time entry fee and multiple exit/re-entry visa will not apply to those countries having bilateral agreements with Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
New Transit Visa fee will be Saudi Riyal 300.
For those who leaves KSA from seaport the departure fee of SR 30 will be charged.
Single Exit Re Entry Visa Fee:
Single Exit Re Entry visa fee for 2 months is SR 200 and SR 100 charged for each additional month but in accordance with the validity of Residence Visa.
For those individuals making multiple trips to and from Saudi Arabia the fee of 500 SR will be charged for three months while SR 200 charge for each additional month but in accordance with the validity of Residence Visa.