Extension of residency and visits visas to be done automatically till 30th November
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh issued a decision to extend the residence and visits visas granted under Ministerial Resolution No. (444/2020), which will expire at the end of this August to be extended for another 3 months automatically.
The extension will be from September, 1st and will expire on November 30th.
This decision applies to all stranded residents who are inside Kuwait only. Expatriates, who are inside Kuwait with an expired residency, or those in all kinds of visa, which is expired can benefit from this.
All sponsors and employers have to amend the conditions of their sponsored persons and should complete the procedures for renewing their regular residency, either through the website of the Ministry of Interior or by visiting the departments of residency affairs in the governorates.
All visitors have to organize their travel plans and should leave the country before the deadline expires on 11/30/2020