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Every expatriate engineer and technician needs to renew the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) membership for Iqama renewal. Here is the complete guide.
Saudi engineers council renewal
Log in to your SCE account. In case you have forgotten the password for the Saudi Council of Engineers account, you can click on the “retrieve login information” button.
- Scroll down until you see the “Renew Membership” button.
- This option will appear only 90 days before the SCE membership expiry.
- The duration for which you want to renew your SCE membership.
- Iqama Number.
- Iqama Expiry Date.
- Engineers: SR 250/year.
- Technicians: SR 200/year.
Wait for a couple of hours and log in to your account again. Go to the messages section where you will find a SADAD number to pay for the renewal of your membership.
Check your account again after a while of making the payment, you will find a message that your request for the renewal of the Saudi Council of Engineers membership has been accepted.
Renewing temporary membership of SCE
If you have initially got a temporary membership with the Saudi Council of Engineers, the renewal is possible in only two scenarios;
- Change the Iqama profession.
- Provide the degree/certificate relevant to your profession.
Convert the temporary SCE membership to permanent
In case you have got the degree/certificate relevant to your profession, you can convert your temporary membership of the Saudi Council of Engineers to the normal one following this way;
Log in to your SCE account and click on the option to “convert temporary membership to permanent“.
Once the request status changes to “completed“, it means that the Saudi Council of Engineers has converted your temporary membership to the normal one.
Now you need to request the renewal following the procedure explained above. The SCE will issue a SADAD number to pay for the renewal of membership. Your membership will be renewed after a while.
If your request to convert your temporary membership to the normal one is not accepted after a few days, you can always book an SCE appointment and visit them.
Iqama renewal during the validity of SCE membership
It is worth mentioning that Iqama renewal is possible;
- 3 months before the Iqama expiry date.
- While your SCE membership is valid.