It is a compulsory procedure required for each traveler to or from the Kingdom, in case they have any currency, monetary instruments, gold bullions or precious metals, precious stones, fine jewelry valued at SR60,000 or more.
This procedure is in accordance with the provisions of Article 23 of the Anti-Money Laundering Law issued by Royal Decree (M / 20) dated 5/2/1439 H. Also, goods which are subject to prohibition, restriction or taxes and fees, shall be disclosed, in accordance with the provisions of Article 60 of the Common Customs Law ratified by Royal Decree (M / 41) dated 3/11/1423.
Why should I provide a declaration or disclosure?
To ensure the soundness of your position and protect yourself from being charged with money laundering, smuggling or evasion of tax and duties.
Items that require filling out the Declaration form
Cash that worth 60,000 SAR or more
60,000 SAR worth of jewellery and precious stones
Goods or Gifts in commerial quantities
Goods with Excise Tax
Restricted & Prohibited Goods/Items
Gifts or personal purchases worth 3000 SAR or more
How to apply?
via the Declaration App
Customs Declaration Office
remains mandatory for some items