Istimara | How to Renew Vehicle Registration in Saudi Arabia | Fahas
Istimara meaning in English is vehicle registration in Saudi Arabia. This is a very important document to be hold every time we go with our vehicle. If the syurtoh or policemen of Saudi Arabia find out you do not hold your istimara while driving, it will be quite problematic. That is why istimara renewal is really important to be watched carefully.
Below are the pictures of the proof that you have visited fahas for vehicle inspections to renew your istimara:
How to renew istimara in Saudi Arabia
Car registration renewal in Saudi Arabia is quite easy. When my car istimara, is about to expire. I got sms from MOI that my car istimara will end on 28 November 2014. This means I should extend it before the given time.
Do you know how to renew vehicle registration (istimara) in Saudi Arabia? I know. hahaha. Yes, I just did it. But before I go further, I want you to know that my car is being paid on credit by bank Al Ahli.
Please read carefully these steps :
1. Prepare your car
This means you have to repair your car if you find any broken parts. I suggest you to send your car to maintenance workshop before vehicle registration renewal.
2. Go to Fahas Daury
What is Fahas meaning? Fahas is the place for vehicle inspection as a requirement to renew vehicle registration in Saudi Arabia. You can find Fahas Jeddah in Disrict Bawadi. In other cities, I don’t know. Surely, you can ask any Saudi Arabian nearby, they must know about Fahas Daury.
3. Pass the inspection in Fahas Daury
If you failed, you have to go to maintenance workshop to repair things, then go again to Fahas Daury.
4. If you pass the inspection
You will get a special form that state that your car is passed.
5. Go to Bank Al Ahli (or any institution you paid the car from)
Give your Car Inspection Result and old vehicle registration to the officer. You will have to wait for 1 week, approximately.
By the way, you can check fahas validity online by visiting Ministry of Interior of Saudi Arabia Website : moi.gov.sa. There you will find it easy to understand. To access the website, you should register online first.
I hope this article useful for you.