Saudi Arabia

  • All shipments to Saudi Arabia must be covered by an Arab Irish Certificate of Origin together with an original, signed invoice. Both must be certified by the AICC
  • The AICC can arrange legalisation, if required. All Legal and Regulatory documents must be authenticated by the Dept. of Foreign Affairs
  • Health & Vet Certificates, Halal and Radiation Certificates are often required
  • Certificates of Analysis must show manufacturing and expiry dates of the goods cannot be expired

THE SASO CERTIFICATE OF CONFORMITY

Prior to shipment, exporters of regulated products to Saudi Arabia may be required to obtain a SASO Certificate of Conformity.

For more detailed information on procedures, please contact the following organisations in the United Kingdom

Bureau Veritas, Government Services & International Trade

www.bureauveritas.co.uk

Intertek International Ltd

www.intertek.com/government/programmes/kuwait

SGS United Kingdom Limited

www.sgs.co.uk

Item Embassy Fees
Certificates of Origin, Invoices & Packing Lists €50
Invoice €35
Any other document €35

Saudi Arabia Fact File

Country Name:
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Population:
34.2 million (July 2020 est.)

Population Growth:
1.6% (2020 est.)

Languages:
Arabic (official), English (Commercial)

Currency:
Saudi Riyal

Capital:
Riyadh

Business Hours:
Government offices:
07:30 to 14:30 (Saturday to Wednesday)
Banks:
08:00 to 12:00 and 17:00 to 20:00 (Saturday to Wednesday)
08:00 to 12:00 (Thursday)
Reduced hours during Ramadan

The Arab-Irish Chamber of Commerce

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