Rental Agreement In Saudi Arabia

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Registration at Ejar is a must for tenants. You can only renew your work permit if you have proof that you have registered your rental data. Although the registration and authentication processes are very simple, the new law is likely to have an impact on the total time it takes to complete the immigration process in Saudi Arabia. It will increase the cost of obtaining employment status and complicate the situation for those who share housing. In the end, it is not uncommon for companies to house their employees in service apartments with leases established on behalf of employers – will the labour authorities accept such contracts? Ejar aims to preserve the rights of tenants at all stages of the rental process, starting with the inspection of the housing unit, to ensure its integrity before signing the standard contract with the lessor, which, in turn, is required to complete regular maintenance and is responsible for the safety of the building, and with the facilitation of the rental process for the tenant by the Rental Services E-Network “Ejar, which allows the tenant to benefit from a number of services, including: To download a copy of the rental contract, pay the rent through the Ejar system or terminate the contract, each tenant must register with the Ejar. What is the impact of the lease in Saudi Arabia on employers? Brokers typically charge about 2.5% of the annual rental value. But feel free to negotiate. The rental process is quite efficient, with contracts that are annual. It is possible that all agreements will be concluded in Arabic, so it is imperative that you view a translated version in English and/or receive expert advice on it. If all goes well, you can accept the lease in Saudi Arabia by clicking on the “Accept” button. On the next screen, you need to confirm acceptance. Here, on this screen, you can also see if your landlord creates bills for all the rents you have paid.

As you can see below, four invoices were generated on my account for quarterly payments. Keep in mind that the rental market in Saudi Arabia is often fluctuating. Therefore, it is best to do a comparative study of online resources before you start looking for a place. Once completed, a new screen appears with a confirmation message that the house rental contract (Ejar) has been accepted electronically. In compounds, rents generally include royalties for basic services such as water, electricity, gas, fixed rental (non-mobile) and Internet/Wi-Fi. Rent must also be taken into account when cleaning and maintaining all common areas of the complex. The use of the Single Housing Contract (URC) is mandatory to facilitate registration in the Ejar system. In January 2019, the Ministry of Justice issued a circular that states that unregistered leases (residential and commercial contracts) cannot be taken into account by the courts.

Unfortunately, there is no way to verify the Ejar contract by Absher once it is approved by the tenant. However, you can download a copy of the housing contract via the Ejar system. The Ministry of Labour and Social Development has announced that a rental contract certified by the Ministry of Housing will be mandatory for the renewal of the work permit in Saudi Arabia from September 2018. The certified contract also becomes mandatory for those applying for a new work permit; However, the exact date of implementation of this new requirement for first applicants has not yet been announced.

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