What is the meaning of Saudi Jawazat?

People who are the citizens of Saudi Arabia and especially those known commonly as the Saudi expat are well aware of the word of Saudi Jawazat.

Saudi Jawazat is the department which is responsible for the issue of Saudi Iqama for Saudi expat and passports for Saudis. Saudi Jawazat is also known as General Directorate of Passports (GDP).

What is the Function of Jawazat in Saudi Arabia?

Saudi Jawazat is responsible for the following functions and Job responsibilities:

  1. It is the place where the New Iqama is issued to a Saudi expat.
  2. It is the place where the Existing Iqama is renewed after its expiry.
  3. It is responsible for the Issuance of Passport to the Saudi citizens.



Locations of Saudi Jawazat in the Big cities of Saudi Arabia

We have provided the Google map locations for the big cities of Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam) for Saudi Jawazat Offices. Anyone who wishes to visit JAWAZAT office in any of these cities can refer to the below mentioned Google map locations.

Saudi Jawazat office in Damman

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Saudi Jawazat office in Riyadh

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Saudi Jawazat office in Jeddah

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