The self-employment document is an officially approved document by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development in Saudi Arabia and is granted to specialised individuals, who meet some conditions. The document helps to obtain independent job opportunities in the Saudi market, according to the various activities approved by the ministry through the freelancing portal.
A self-employment document falls within the self-employment program in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030 and in an effort by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development to reach human energies, income opportunities seekers, self-employed workers and other citizens in various regions of the Kingdom, and to raise their productivity, skills and experience in appropriate jobs
Among the advantages obtained by those who own the document for freelance work:
To obtain a document for self-employment and to start practicing self-employment through the portal, the applicant must meet a set of conditions, the following are the conditions for issuing a freelance document:
The Ministry of Labor and Social Development has approved some professions that are allowed to use the document and practice business and activities independently and legally the list includes more than 140 freelancers advertised on the electronic freelance platform.
Among the most prominent professions that enable you to issue the document are:
There are also many other professions that can easily extract the document. It is also worth mentioning that the freelancer has access to a maximum of 5 different documents.
If you are wondering “how to extract the self-employment document”, you should follow a set of simple steps to create an account on the freelance platform, after making sure that you meet all the conditions of the document that we mentioned above, the following are the steps to obtain the document:
In order to cancel the self-employment document you must follow these steps: