Team The Saudi Expat is back with another question-answer session. In this section, we are going to address the queries that people have regarding the conditions to be fulfilled to get a driving license in the kingdom. The kingdom of Saudi Arabia is known for its strict laws and regulations. In the past, we have discussed in detail what are the new conditions in order to issue a new Saudi driving license, especially if you are a Saudi expat.
However, with passing days as the kingdom is moving steadily towards Saudi Vision 2030 implementation, things have become quite easy. From shifting every necessary procedure and details on the internet to reducing the need to visit the number of offices, the country is trying its best to change its hardcore. Saudi Arabia has always been top positioned in traffic accidents and road violations to cater to this. Grace period of renewing Saudi driving license. What are they? Read about them in detail, given below.
Fine on Delayed Renewal of Driving License
Recently, it has been announced by Saudi Traffic Department (Morro), that value of the fine for not renewing the car license on time and renewing it after the deadline will be subject to the fine of SR.100 calculated each month of delay. Read more: Procedure of Recovering the car from Saudi police yard through new online Absher system
How it was Announced and Clarified?
This came in response to the traffic query asked by someone from Traffic Police Dept. on twitter saying,
Peace be upon you, how much fine is the non-renewal of the Saudi driving license?
The Saudi Traffic Department (Morror) said,
Not to renew the Saudi driving license on time and after the 60-day deadline expires, you will be charged a fine of 100 riyals for each month of delay.
مرحباً بك، عدم تجديد الرخصة في وقتها وبعد إنتهاء مهلة ال (٦٠) يوم يفرض عليك غرامة مالية قدرها (١٠٠) ريال عن كل سنة تطويف. نشكر تواصلك
— #المرور_السعودي (@eMoroor) February 26, 2020
We recommend all the Saudi citizens and Saudi expats to renew their driving license on timely basis in order to avoid the penalty as mentioned above.