renewal of ID Cards (Omanis)

Service Description

Every Omani citizen who is above 15 years of age must apply for an ID. This is obligatory for males, and optional for females.

Those who are below 15 years old may obtain an ID card conditional on their legal guardian's consent.

This application can be made at any of the Civil Status Directorates in the Sultanate. Applicants must appear in person if they are 15+ years old and accompanied by their legal guardian if below 15.

ID card is valid for 5 years and must be renewed before the expiry date.

  • Beneficiaries
  • Community
  • Individuals
  • Fees
  • Applying Duration
5 minutes
Applying Channels
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Required Documents

  • Copies and original of applicant's passport.
  • If the applicant doesn’t have a passport, he/ she must bring:-
    • Original birth certificate .
    • Original ID cards or passports of the parents.


Where the legal guardian will not appear with a below-15 applicant, a letter of non-objection from the guardian and copy of their ID are needed.

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