The Saudi Customs reminds every passenger or responsible family member upon arrival or departure that whoever carries cash amounts, bearer negotiable instruments or precious metals exceeding SR60,000 or the equivalent in foreign currency, must declare them to the customs officer and fill out the declaration form. Failure to make declaration will subject them to confiscation, and the bearer will be liable to legal penalties .
Entry of arms, fireworks, fire-crackers, and sharp cutlasses and swords is prohibited unless after having a prior permit from the Ministry of Interior.
Pet and Birds:
Bringing pet to Saudi Arabia requires an official health certificate and examination by the quarantine office. Birds of All Kinds require a permit form National Commission for Wildlife Conservation and Development.
Medicines and Herbal Medical:
Medicines of all kinds shall not be released unless after being presented the Ministry of Health’s representative.
Source : www.customs.gov.sa
- Visitors should not overstay the time granted by the visa.
- Visitors to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia must abide by the country’s Islamic laws and regulations and respect its society’s values and traditions.
- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s laws against drug trafficking are strictly enforced. Violators are subject to severe punishment, which may include the death penalty.