ECR Stamp on Passport with Valid Saudi Visa

Hello, I have a valid Saudi Arabia Work Visit Visa on my passport. Due to "ECR (Emigration Check Required) stamp on my passport, I cant travel to KSA until the ECR stamp is deleted from my passport. To correct this, I need to renew my passport, which means I will get a new passport with a new passport number. I would like to know if I am allowed to travel to Saudi Arabia with the Valid Visa stamped on my old passport? Please advice.

Regards, Ajith

asked May 19 '14 at 13:42 by Ajith 112


Visa on old passport would remain valid. You need to carry both new and old passports while travelling.

answered May 20 '14 at 22:23 by Pankaj Batra 5.2k320

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Thank you Pankaj.
(May 21 '14 at 09:33) Ajith

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