In order to go out of Saudi Arabia, you need to have exit re-entry visa. Exit Re-Entry Visa is issued by the sponsor of the resident person. In case you are an employee, your sponsor is your employer. But you can issue exit re-entry visa for all your dependents yourself.
We have explained the step by step procedure of issuing exit re-entry visa in this link “Apply for Single Exit Re-Entry Visa Online”. However, in case if you lose your exit re-entry visa, you can always ask your sponsor to give you another copy of it.[irp]
He will have to follow the procedure to print exit re-entry visa from MOI. In case, you don’t want to ask it from your sponsor or your sponsor is out of reach, you can always get it online by following the step by step procedure to get a copy of exit re-entry visa online if it is lost.
Jawazat and Ministry of Interior have given an option to everyone to get the copy of exit re-entry visa issued by the sponsor if he has some basic information. In order to get the copy of exit re-entry visa online if it is lost, you will have to open the “Eserve” website. You can open it by clicking on this link.
Once the website is opened, you will have to provide information of two documents in order to get a copy of exit re-entry visa online. I have selected Iqama number in the first category and Passport number in the second category.
You can select anything else. You can see it in the below screenshot. There is another button for nationality, but you don’t need to touch it.
If you have provided correct information, another page will be opened. It will be written on this page if your exit re-entry visa is valid and some other information. You can see in the screenshot below. You will have to take a print of it and it will work as exit re-entry Visa.
You must be thinking that the exit re-entry visa given by the sponsor is in a different form from this visa, but still, it is acceptable at all exit and entries points to Saudi Arabia.
Important Point: Although we have provided information to get a copy of exit re-entry visa online if it is lost, I will still recommend you to keep at least 2 copies of exit re-entry visa with you all the time. These two copies should be at two different places. Moreover, now you can even keep it on your mobile phone by taking a picture of it.