1. Please register your application online, visit (Fill out the application form, upload a passport sized photograph, pay the registration fee and pay the visa fee if it applies) print confirmation as a payment reference. Alternatively apply through a visa services agents (listed on , consular section).
  2. The type of visa is commercial, visa fee is applied regardless of the type of entry. Payable online at Please check
  3. The passport should have (2) blank pages facing each other, and must be valid for at least (6) months.
  4. ONE passport-sized photographs.
  5. A copy of the electronic letter of invitation from the Saudi sponsor.
  6. An introduction letter from the British company where the applicant is employed at, and stamped by the British Chamber of Commerce this should be have the consular departments address on it and should be an original copy. SEE THE ONLINE TEMPLATE.
  7. All commercial visa applicants can apply for their family to accompany them, as below:
  1. Only wife and children can apply
  2. Children must not be over 18.
  3. Proof of relationship must be provided. 
  4. No invitation letter need to provide.
  5. Must apply for escort visa (visa type).

**All visas are Subject to consulate consideration.
8. Applicants holding passports of the European Union must provide proof of residence in the UK, original documents are required such as bank statements.
Applicants who DO NOT have British /European Passports must provide their     residence permit.  

  1. A minimum of 24 hours is required to process the visa.
  2. Lodging of passports: From 9.00AM to 11.00AM, Monday - Friday .
  3. Collection of processed passports: From 3.00 P.M. to 4.00 P.M. Monday to Thursday and on Friday, from 2.00 P.M. to 3.00 P.M.
  4. Visa validity starts from the date of issue.
  5. Period of stay begins upon arrival in Saudi Arabia.
  6. For any other enquiries, please contact the visa section


    Applicants are advised to check the requirements thoroughly.

        Failure to do so may cause delay in the processing of your visa.