Visa Requirement


Every person going to perform Hajj must have a certified bank draft for around ~£190 to be paid upon arrival in Jeddah to the Unified Agents office. This amount covers the cost for the Guide (Mutawaf), lodging in Mina and Arafat and transportation. It should be submitted to the Saudi Consulate for perusal. The visa application must be filled out completely, accurately and signed by the applicant.

Four recent photograph passport size must be attached.

If someone has a non-Muslim name, he or she should submit a certificate from a mosque or an Islamic center stating that the applicant is a Muslim.

A valid passport for at least 6 months from the date of submitting the application.

A confirmed, non-refundable round trip airline ticket to and from Jeddah must be attached.

It is recommended that every pilgrim should take with him/her 8 passport size photos to use in all official matters upon his/her arrival in Saudi Arabia. (This is not a requirement to get the Hajj visa).

A (valid vaccination certificate against meningitis + A quadrivalent Meningitis vaccination against ACYW) to be seen by the consulate and by the Saudi airport authorities. The vaccination should have been done 10 days (or earlier) prior to entering Saudi Arabia.