No Civil ID card will issued without Prepaid Payment

Public Authority for Civil Information to make new changes in Issuance of Kuwait Civil ID cards, Director General of PACI Musaed Al-Asousi assert that we want to improve the Civil ID issuance procedure in accordance with latest technology.


PACI is aiming to introduce the prepaid payment service for issuance and application of Civil ID cards on coming Sunday. Prepaid service will introduce to take payment from applicant at the time of application of Civil ID card.

In case of failing to pay charge at the time of application the process will be postponed until PACI receives the payment from applicant. The payment will be done through approved points given by PACI.

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If still the payment is not make than as per new rules fines will be imposed on respective CIVL id number. These new steps were assigned due to 150,0000 Civil ID that were issued to owner but they didn’t collect from PACI. Which means the cost of making these Civil ids were going to waste.

Director also said that these measures were taken in ambition of achieving related Goals to improve the system as well as to reduce reliance on collection of cash from hand to hand.

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PACI is already established several ways to make payment of civil ID and related services online through internet, mobiles, calling PACI at 1889988. An SMS service which notify the owner to collect his ID.