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Civil ID Renewal for Kuwaiti Individuals

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Service Name

 

Civil ID Renewal for Kuwaiti Individuals

 
Service Description
This service allows Kuwaiti individuals with expired ID cards only to renew them -  
Applicants less than (18) years old can renew their cards over the phone, online, or through a parent -  
Applicants who reached (18) years old or older can renew their cards personally, over the phone, online, or through a parent -  
 
Eligibility or Criteria
Applicants who reached (18) years old or older and obtained the Kuwaiti nationality can renew their cards over the phone or online. In this case, applicants must provide a personal photo, if they do not already have a scanned one -  
Applicants less than (18) years old can renew their cards over the phone or online. In this case, applicants who reached 10 years old or older must provide a personal photo -  
 
Required Documents
Nationality certificate and a copy -  
The original nationality certificate must be brought and a copy from the first and last page must be submitted -  
Recent coloured personal photos (4 × 6 cm) -  
Photos should be taken without eyeglasses -  
Face length should range from 2:2 to 2:5 cm and should be at the center of the photo -  
Photos should not be taken in military uniform -  
Photos should not be taken for the face profile -  
Photo background colour should not affect the clarity -  
Original civil ID -  
Envelope -  
Power of attorney from the Ministry of Justice, in case the applicant does not attend in person -  
 
Procedures
If you are (18) years old, you can personally visit the Public Authority of Civil Information Headquarters at Zahra, ground floor, Citizens' Office and submit the required document. You can also renew your card through one of your parents, over the phone, or online
If you are less than (18) years old, you can renew your card though one of your parents, over the phone, or online. If you are 10 years old or older, you have to provide a personal photo
Fill the service application form
Pay the fees due
Receive your new card at the Public Authority of Civil Information Headquarters, Zahra, first floor, Checkers' Building, Reception Hall
 
Fees
0 KD Variable fees
2 KD Fixed fees: Card acquisition fees
0.250 KD Fixed fees: Envelope
 
Downloadable Forms
Declaration of the Picture Authenticity Form

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