How to check Finger Printing status

fingerprint status

Providing biometric – Finger printing also known as basmah in Arabic is compulsory for all expatriates – male or female above the age of 18 years in Saudi Arabia. Without it, all government related services will be stopped including iqama renewal, exit reentry etc.

The Ministry of Interior provides online facility to check if your finger print record exist with the government or not. To visit the Ministry of Interior website click here.Fingerprinting check


If you get the below picture, then your records exist with the Ministry.

fingerprinting success

But if you the message ” No Records found”, then you need to go to the nearest finger printing center and get your finger printing done. See Finger printing centers for more details.

fingerprinting fail