How to find Name of current sponsor / kafeel online

current kafeel

You can now find the name of your current sponsor online.

The Ministry of Labor, Saudi Arabia, now provides online service to check the name of your current sponsor online.

Unfortunately there is no English version for the site.

Hence, we give below the step by step procedure:


Click on Ministry of Labor website link given below:

Ministry of Labor website


Then click the drop down menu and select the last item. See the photo below for more details.

Iqama transfer status 1


Then go to the last item on drop down menu and click it.


Iqama transfer status 2


The click the radio button & enter your iqama number

Iqama transfer status 3

You get the status of your Transfer.



If you get the below page; your employer is shown as indicated below.

You can translate the page using “Google Chrome” translate service. For more information regarding translation see here.

Iqama transfer status 5


If you get something which looks like this, then it means that you have recently done sponsorship transfer.

Iqama transfer status 4

Your sponsorship has been transferred as per Ministry of Labor records.

The page shows the name of your New sponsor and date when the transfer happen in Arabic (Hejri) dates. To convert to English/Gregorian dates click here.

Kindly note that these records are as per Ministry of Labor computer system. If there has been recently change in sponsorship; then it has to be updated in Jawazat system also. For this your sponsor/kafeel/HR person has to follow and get it updated and get issued a new iqama.