Farwaniya Residency department open evening hours to process amnesty
Farwaniya residency affairs department will receive expat violators who can benefit from the ministerial amnesty decree during afternoon hours and weekends (Fridays and Saturdays) from 2:00 pm till 7:00 pm for correcting their status or leaving the country. All departments in other governorates receive the violators of the law in the mornings during official working hours.
The department urged violators to take advantage of the amnesty and correct their status or leave.
The residency affairs department witness large crowd of expatriates who came forward to utilize this opportunity to leave the country without paying fine.
Kuwait Government announced Amnesty scheme for expatriates without valid residency to leave the country without paying fine. Those who leave the country during this amnesty period are allowed to enter Kuwait again if they meet the regular conditions of entry and if they were not banned for another reason. The amnesty period is from January 29 to February 22, 2018.