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Visas & Residence Permits

Request to Cancel Residence Permit

  • Fees- QR20
  • Last Updated 11 Jan, 2021
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Hybrid (Online and Offline)
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Interior
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Visas and Official Documents
Intended Audience
Citizen: Parent, Business Owner, Employee


This service enables you to cancel valid residence permits for persons under company or personal sponsorships. It is available for Qataris, residents, companies and organizations holding Qatari Smart ID Cards.

Online Instructions

  • Login with your smartcard to the e-services portal of the Ministry of Interior.
  • Click on "Residency Services" then "Cancel Residency".
  • Enter the required RP numbers to be cancelled.
  • Pay appropriate fees online.
  • Print payment receipt.


Applicable fees for residence permit cancelation are as follows:

  • For personal sponsorship: QR20
  • For company sponsorship: 50

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