Saudi Arabia launched the visa app for Hajj, Umrah pilgrims in UK in March 2022.
The Saudi Visa Bio app allows applicants to register their biometric data prior to travel and saves them having to visit visa issuance centers. On arrival in the Kingdom, they will only have to match their data with the information stored on the app, which speeds up the border control process.
As part of the Hajj Visa process for 2023, UK pilgrims are required to download the Saudi Visa Bio App from either the App Store or Play Store and upload their biometrics before their Hajj Visa is issued.
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