MoI Announces Online Success of Family Visit Visa

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) affirmed that the online service of family visit visa on MoI website and Metrash2 has been very successful since its launch few months ago, and MoI is seeking to approve e-submission for this service and dispense with paper requests.

Brigadier Abdullah al-Muhannadi, Director of the Expats Affairs Department at the General Directorate of Passports (GDP), said that the ministry had been evaluating the service over the last two months and it was 100 percent successful. The General Directorate of Passports will evaluate the service on a daily basis and make further improvements. This will substantially reduce the number of visitors to the GDP headquarters and service centers, he added.

Brigadier Al-Muhannadi further pointed out that the ministry achieved qualitative leap in developing its services to the public, both citizens and residents, using the latest innovative technologies to make services easier and improve communication with all segments of the society.