National Address is Mandatory for New SIM Cards
National Address registration is mandatory for getting new SIM cards in Saudi Arabia. The new law takes effect on 10 April 2018. This will also apply to new landline connection.
Existing mobile users also required to register with the National Address.
Saudi Post Corporation has developed the National Address system to provide a unified and comprehensive addressing system for all regions, cities, villages in Saudi Arabia. On 3rd June 2013 under Resolution No. (252),The Council of Ministries approved the National Address as the unified address format for all Saudi Arabia.