In October 2018, major news was broken which is to change the Qatar Exit Permit System. Actually, they lift the ban from the exit permit. A private company only can list 5% of workers whose permission required but rest are allowed to go home WITHOUT ANY PERMISSION!
Something Amazing – isn’t it?
But it is highly recommended that you need to check your QID status. I have explained below how one can easily check online on your mobile or computer laptop.
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Who Needs to Check Exit Permit
Everyone needs to check before buying a ticket and leaving for the airport. As 5% of the workers of each company are to put on a ban or need permission before leaving from his.her sponsor.
- A personal worker Like Driver, Home Servant, Seamen, Shepherd, Farmer, etc
- Government Job Workers
- Accountants if sponsor put them in 5%
- A Visa holder who doesn’t have QID
- If your QID is under process then you need to take permission.
- If Iqama is expired then renew it or cancel to go home.
- If any complaint like a criminal act against you then you need to clear to go home.
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Check Exit Permit Online
Follow the below simple steps to find if you need to get a permit or not to leave the country;
Step – 1: Go to MOI official site by clicking here Exit Permit Information or follow the path at Ministry of Interior Qatar Website that is (Home >MOI Services > Inquiries Exit >Entry Services)
Step – 2: You will see a screen like below; where you need to enter your Qatar Identity Card
Step – 2: Now, Enter the QID for Exit Permit Information
Step – 3: Then enter ‘verification code from the picture or audio’ like you can see in below image;
Step – 4: Now, if you see like the following image then you need not exit permit from your sponsor
Step – 5: Now, you may see an image like below where you require an exit permit but you already have a multiple exit re-entry
Step – 6: Now, if you see a screen like below then you need to get permission from your sponsor. Like if you fall in 5% category.
This is the news of the year 2018 but is huge as GCC countries are changing rules for labor benefits around. Still, a long way to go but this one is an immense achievement. Still before going home take proper permission all the time from your superiors or else they may put a ban on you. Otherwise you Iqama should be canceled to get a new via in any other company. Play safe and enjoy the ride!
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