MOI Qatar ID Validity Check & Renewal

MOI Qatar ID validity check with the help of an online mobile application named “Matrash 2” and a website. There are some easy steps I will tell you with the help of pictures.

Another method:

1- Go to the official website of the Ministry of Interior.

2- Click on MOI Services tab.

MOI Qatar ID Validity Check

3- After that you see 3 dialog boxes one is the QID Number second is the Passport Number and the last one is Nationality. QID number is your ID card number if you don’t know about ID card numbers I also make a blog on it. if you want to read about this click here.

QID validity check

4- If you are an outsider from another country then you put your passport number in the passport dialog box.

QID validity check 3

5- Show your Nationality in the dialog box. If you are from Qatar Select Qatar or if you are an Indian or Pakistani then select your country Nationality.

QID validity check 4

6- In the last step write a verification code in the box shown on the left side of the page.

QID validity check 5

7- After you have done this procedure hit the search button to check your ID validity.

MOI Qatar ID Renewal

All domestic and foreigners living in Qatar are required to renew their Qatar ID, usually after the procedure is carried out every two years. It’s a relatively simple process, but there are a few things you should be aware of.

The necessary documents required to renew a Qatar ID card are as follows:

For Qatari residents:

Qatar residents need to follow the same process to get their Qatar ID re-renovated which is also for foreign residents. However, they will need to provide some additional documentation.

  •   A residence permit
  • A marriage certificate (if married)
  • Childbirth certificates (if there are any children)

Residents of Qatar can also visit the visa of the Ministry of Interior and immediately at the service center to renew their Qatar ID.

For Expatriates:

Residents of another country who go to Qatar to work also need ID cards there. A date for the ID card is specified, after which it also needs to be re-renovated. The papers that are needed to renew are as follows:

  •   Your current diameter ID
  • Your passport
  • A recent passport-size photo
  • A letter issued by your employer or sponsor confirming your employment or sponsorship
  • A copy of your proof of residence, such as a rental agreement or utility bill
  • Cash or credit card to pay all relevant fees

How to renew the QID from an online website?

There are two procedures for Qatar id renewal online and offline.

First, you log in with your smartcard number to the e-services portal of the MOI website and click on E-Services tab.

E- Services 1

Second click on the “Residency Services” Tab.

Residency Services 2

After that  Select the QID number to be renewed (maximum of five QID numbers at a time).

renew residency 3

In number three select the QID number to be renewed (maximum twenty QID numbers at a time), and click the “Add” button.

  • Choose the renewal period for the selected Qatar ID (QID).
  • You can select the delivery option for the new Qatar ID.
  • Pay the applicable fees for renewal of the MOI QID.

You can make the progress of your QID renewal through this link:

How to renew Qatar id in metrash2 application?

There are a few steps you follow to renew your ID.

  • First, you log in with your smartcard number into your smartphone application.
  • Select Residency icon
  • Select Residency Renewal icom
  • Enter your Qid in the dialog box and tick on personal then hit the next button below.
  • Set your validation date and click next.
  • Select years how many years you want to update your QID click the next button. After you select years the fees amount automatically will be added to the box below.
  • Select one option in these of two. This is a delivery method you can choose which one suits you.
  • Select the residence address.
  • Delivery Fees detail.
  • Payment Details.

If you want to read more about how to apply and get MOI Qatar ID “click Here“.

How to renew the Qatar ID (QID) offline?

Citizens of Qatar may renew their own QID offline and proceed to the Nationality and Travel Documents Department.

  • The application form can be downloaded and filled out.
  • It is necessary to bring a copy of your current QID card when renewing your Qatar ID. If you are over 65 years of age, you must submit two personal/passport-sized photos.
  • Fees should be paid as applicable.

The application form can be downloaded and filled out.

Attach the following documents:

  • Proof of employer’s identity (Personal sponsorships).
  • An establishment ID from a valid employer (Government entities, institutions, companies, and others).
  • The application form and necessary documents should be submitted to the Department of Expatriates Affairs

Residents of Qatar can also visit the visa of the Ministry of Interior and immediately at the service center for moi qatar id renewal.

Visa and address of the service center immediately:

Ministry of Interior visa and immediate service center

Al-Gharafa Street, Dua, Qatar

Visa and immediate service center hours of operation:

Sunday to Thursday, 7 am to 2 pm

Visa and phone number of the service center right away:

+974 4489 8888

Qatar ID renewal price:

RelationsAmountTime limit
wife, children, and family sponsorshipsQR 5001 year
employees on personal sponsorships, servants, farmers, and sailorsQR 1,0001 year
employees on personal sponsorships, servants, farmers and sailorsQR 3001 year
  • If you apply for personal sponsorship, companies, wife, children, and family sponsorship you will get a 20% discount on renewal of 3 years.
  • An extra QR 20 is to be paid Post for delivery.

MY Conclusion

As a result, I would say that your Qatari ID card is a primary source of your identity when living in Qatar. You can use your ID cards to start any business or hire a firm or travel in and out of the country.

Renewing your MOI QID is an important responsibility on you as you wish you can’t ignore.

The QID renewal process is relatively simple but includes some steps that need to be followed.

You can create your own Qatar ID by applying online or at an Authorized Service Center to renew your ID. To renew your identity card online, you need to use the Ministry of Interior (MOI) website or the mattress application. To apply offline, you need to visit your nearest service center.

Keeping your ID up-to-date has several advantages. In which legal compatibility services become easier to access. It is important to be on time to renew your ID as you may need to pay a fine if it expires. You can be prevented from receiving several government services.

As a result, the renewal of Qatar’s identity card is an important responsibility that cannot be ignored.

Your Questions Here:

Yes, you can do it online with the official website and also mobile application.

I already mention it in the blog in the cost section.

When your ID expires you will be unable to use some government services.

If you want to know about what is Residency permit then just click on this link for more information.