The Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs announces the provision of the service of requesting the issuance and renewal of residency with personal sponsorship on its website www.evisa.gov.bh, where the residence service with personal sponsorship is available for retired foreigners, investors and those who own housing in the Kingdom of Bahrain, for different validity periods of two, five and ten years .
Offering this service electronically comes on the basis of the directives of His Excellency the Minister of Interior to expedite the provision of the Ministry of Interior services electronically and to complement the administration’s direction to successively transfer its services to the website in order to facilitate submission of requests without the need to review the administration’s building, as the Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs prepared its plan to proceed in this direction. And to play its role in encouraging and supporting the environment conducive to development and economic and investment activity in line with the Kingdom of Bahrain Economic Vision 2030.
It is worth noting that the service of extending the visit visa electronically was launched earlier, which contributed to providing this service smoothly and within a period not exceeding a few minutes, instead of the previous procedure of reviewing the administration building to obtain the extension, and the service of requesting the issuance and renewal of residence with sponsorship is currently being offered. Personal, where the results of each electronic service that is offered are evaluated and followed up, and then the stages will follow until the completion of the electronic provision of all services.