The General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) in Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia warned self employed expatriates, stating that this is a violation of regulations and requires a prison sentence and a fine.
Saudi Jawazat through its official Twitter account stated that, the self-employed expatriates in the Kingdom will be subject to the following penalties.
- A fine of up to 50,000 Saudi Riyals.
- Imprisonment for up to 6 months
The Jawazat also called everyone to report the violators of residency and border security laws, call and report on the below numbers.
* 911 for Makkah and Riyadh region
* 999 for the rest of the regions of the Kingdom.