Diplomatic visas or special visas are available for holders of diplomatic or special passports. Authorisation by the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs may be required; if so, it must have been obtained prior to the applicant applying for a visa.
Applicants must submit:
- A letter from the relevant Embassy or Department specifying the type of visa required, the purpose of the trip, the proposed length of stay and the rank of the applicant.
- Flight details, including: the name of the carrier, the flight number to Saudi Arabia, the point of arrival, and the date and time of arrival.
- Proof of any authorisation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, if applicable.
Please see the General Guidelines for information on how to apply for all visas.