Last updated: 24/3/2022

Basic Information

Geographic area

Programme Details

Programme objectives
Programme components
Cash transfers
Since its inception in February 2017, the number of households registered has reached about 3.5 million, with more than 12 million registered individuals, representing more than half of the Saudi population

Targeting and eligiblity

Targeted areas
Target groups

Coverage and other information

Amount of benefits
Amounts are calculated based on household size (number of members) and economic well-being (income level); all eligible households will receive the first payment before the government implements the new energy price reforms
Monitoring and evaluation mechanisms and frequency
MIS: Citizen’s Account registry system: the Saudi government opened an online registration portal, and participants input and update their information directly (self-declared information); for profile validation, supporting documents may be required