Mohalhal Al-Mudhaf proposes the introduction of a “sports visa”

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Mohalhal Al-Mudhaf proposes the introduction of a “sports visa”

Representative Mohalhal Al-Mudhaf submitted a proposal with the desire to create a new category of entry visa for granting a visa to athletes.

The proposal consists of 4 items:

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1 – Introducing a new category that includes residency or entry features called (Sports Visa), which is one of the types of short-stay visas for a period of a sports season that allows a foreigner who has sports business or was a player or sports doctor to enter the State of Kuwait for a period of not less than 90 days and up to 9 months for sporting purposes, subject to extension and cancellation.

2- Sports bodies, federations, and clubs apply for it through the competent authorities and departments in the Ministry of Interior, and they are entitled to it only.

3- A special regulation is issued by the Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the General Authority for Sports and Sports Federations to complete the necessary forms and procedures to provide the necessary rules and controls for the issuance of these features or residencies, provided that the applicant meets the qualifications, experiences, or requirements that pertain to sports or have a sporting aspect.

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4- A special committee shall be formed from the Ministry of the Interior in the department affiliated to it and responsible for residency affairs, provided that one of its members is a member of the Board of Directors of the General Sports Authority to follow up the process of obtaining requests for recruitment and assistance of a foreign sports player or coach, sports medical staff, sports advisory teams, or the like. As determined by the controls mentioned in the previous clauses.

Source: Al-Rai

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