For the attestation of your degrees for Saudi Arabia, you need to contact an authorized agent of the Saudi Culture Office or Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan. Since June 2017, people cannot go directly to the Saudi Culture Office for documents attestation like before.
It is a great step taken by the Saudi Culture Office or Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan as it has streamlined the degree attestation process which was not as straight forward as it is now after the introduction of authorized agents. People don't have to search for a wasta to do their job as they can directly go to these agents and get the work done.
The degree attestation process by an authorized agent of the Saudi Culture Office or Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan takes around one week on average. However, if there is any problem or objection in the certificates, it can take up to two weeks to complete the attestation process.
The Email of the Saudi Culture Office
It is also important to mention here that the email of the Saudi Culture Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan has changed to [email protected] which will be used for all further communication with the Attache. Any email sent to the previous email address of the office will not be considered for any kind of communication in the future.
List Agents of Saudi Culture Mission Islamabad for Attestation
We have provided a list of authorized agents of Saudi Culture Office or Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan for degree attestation below. If you find these details and information helpful, please don't forget to share it with those who need this information.
In order to protect the new applicants from paying extra money for degree attestation by authorized agents, the Saudi Culture office or Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan has announced set the fee of Rs. 1,200 per document. It means the applicants must not be robbed by the agencies.
The fee might have changed now due to the devaluation of Pakistani currency in recent years, so you better check with the agent who is dealing with your case. If he shows you an updated notification, I think you should not argue on the fee.