Check Iqama Fine on Iqama Expiry & Traffic Violations

If you are living in Saudi Arabia as an expatriate, then most probably you know that to check Iqama fine or penalty will be applied to you when you violate any rules of this country. Because the Saudi government is very strict about its rules and the procedure of fines is automatic, so when you break any traffic rule or other the cameras will detect you and add a fine to your account which shows through your iqama. And this process of iqama fine is called “grama” in Saudi Arabia.

How To Check Iqama Fine?

Mostly the Iqama holders cannot remember all the rules and information in Saudi Arabia because they are new here. So, the Saudi Government apply heavy fines on them through their Iqama. And, whenever you will cross the limitations in KSA you will get a fine.

However, there are many reasons including traffic violations and iqama expiry for fines and penalties but the question is how you can check any of these fines against your iqama number. So, here we are going to discuss the three most common ways of checking your Iqama fines.

Check Fine Via MOI

The first method that most people prefer checks iqama fines through the official website of the Ministry of Interior (MOI) of Saudi Arabia.

This is the easy online method where you can check iqama violations through your mobile or laptop with sitting at home. Here is its procedure that you can easily understand and repeat if you have this problem.

  • The first step is going to the official website of the Ministry of Interior of Saudi Arabia.
  • After opening the website, you see 4 options on the dashboard named by MOI Diwan, Passports, Traffic, and Civil Affairs.
  • You just click on the Traffic option which is in blue color.
  • Here you see many options, but you click on the ‘More’ option and select “Query Traffic Violations”
  • Now you can see two options on the next screen ‘Business’ and ‘Individuals’, select the Individuals option and this will lead you to the Login page.
  • Then, here you fill the personal details that are required such as you’re your name, Password, and captcha code then click to log-in button.
  • Now, enter your Iqama number and Violation ID that you received in text.
  • In the next screen, you will get all details about your Traffic Violations fines.

Check Iqama Fine Via Absher

The Saudi government launches its official app that is named by Absher, and here you can check in detail all of your queries, and most important at that time you can check your iqama fine through this application.

Here, you just need to install this app from Google Play Store and log in with their account and if you don’t have an Absher account then follow our complete guidelines here.

  • The first thing you need to do is go to the Google Play Store and install the Absher app on your mobile device.
  • By default, this site language is Arabic so click into English or select your preferred language.
  • After the selection of language, you appear two options; ‘Individual’ and ‘Business’. So, you have to choose Individuals option.
  • Now, the Window will show you the main login area of this app.
  • Then, you need to give all necessary details that they required from you like user name, password, email, mobile number and image code as like MOI account.
  • Now, enter your Iqama number and Violation ID that you received in text and press Traffic voilation information.
Absher portal
  • In the next screen, you will get all details about your Traffic Violations fines.

Have a look at
How to Reset Absher Password Online
How to Register and Activate in Absher

Check Fines Via SMS

If you don’t have an Absher account or even nothing to have internet access to, then here is the easy and better option for you to check your iqama fine. This is the check iqama violations through the SMS service, which provides you with the whole information about your iqama fines and penalties.

Iqama Lost or Stolen

Although, you need to open your new text message option from your inbox on your mobile phone and type this code (56123456789) in the text option, and then type (88993) in the sender box.
Note that the above method only works for STC customers
However, if you use another network then you need to send SMS on 625555 for iqama fines check.


A. Iqama fine has the other name ‘grama’ in Saudi Arabia, it is basically the amount of Saudi Riyal which is charged on you by the Saudi Government for crossing the limitations of Iqama.

A. Mostly the iqama fines are based on a huge amount of Riyal which you have to pay in any case. However, the lowest fine amount applies to wrong parking, and the fine on over speed is from 300 to 600 Saudi Riyal. In addition, the highest fines apply to car drifting and that is 20,000 to 60,000 Saudi Riyals.

A. You can pay the fines in any bank, just go to the bank and ask them to pay the fine. They will ask you for your iqama number and deduct the amount of fine so can pay it and don’t do that mistake again. The Saudi government can also deduct the fine amount from your Absher account online.

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This file is for domain verification. copyright