Going for the final exit from Saudi Arabia is not a pleasant thing for most of the expatriates working in this land of opportunities. However, once you have made up your mind and requested your sponsor to issue it, you would be looking to check if the final exit visa or Khurooj Nihai has actually be issued.
We have already explained in detail the guidelines you need to follow to have a smooth final exit from Saudi Arabia in this link “Procedure of Final Exit from Saudi Arabia”.
How to check the status of issuance of final exit visa?
In order to check the status of issuance of final exit on your Iqama, you normally have to follow the government relations officer of your company every now and then. Today, we are going to share with you the procedure to check if the final exit visa has been processed on your iqama.
Now with the improved systems of the Ministry of Labor, you can check online if the final exit visa has been issued on your Iqama. In order to check Khurooj Nihai visa status, you will have to open this website “Ministry of Labor”.
Don’t try to locate a button for the English version of the website. MOL has not launched the English version of their website yet.
The following screen will be opened on your web browser and you will have to enter your Iqama number in the second box as shown in the below screenshot. Enter the image code in the given box and click on the “Search” button.
After pressing the given button, the system will fetch the data from the database. If final exit has been issued on your iqama, following message will appear on your computer screen. “Khurooj Nihai” in Arabic means final exit.
Now you have 60 days to wind up everything from Saudi Arabia and leave for your country. The validity of the final exit visa is 60 days which cannot be extended by the sponsor. However, in case you want to stay a little longer, you would be required to cancel the final exit visa. Keep in mind that only your sponsor has the authority to cancel the final exit visa during the time it is valid.
Now due to the evolution of technology, there is no need to carry the final exit visa print to the Airport. Nobody is going to ask you about the final exit visa print, so don't worry about it.
If the final exit is not yet issued, the following message will appear on your computer screen. It means that you are still an employee of a sponsor and he has not yet issued the final exit visa on your iqama.