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|16 July, 2018

Saudi Justice Ministry introduces new e-service

The new lease offers applicants the right to apply directly to the Court of Execution in clear electronic proceedings

Image used for illustrative purpose. Laptop computer with books, pen and yellow legal pad

Image used for illustrative purpose. Laptop computer with books, pen and yellow legal pad

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JEDDAH - The Saudi justice minister and chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council, Walid Al-Samaani, has directed his ministry to start receiving requests for the implementation of the unified housing lease in the execution courts as an executive bond through the “unified lease contract,” after linking electronically with the Ministry of Housing.

The new lease offers applicants the right to apply directly to the Court of Execution in clear electronic proceedings.

Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Justice for Implementation Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Saleh Al-Suhaiman explained this step will contribute to reducing the flow of cases to the general courts.

Al-Suhaiman said the real estate owners can now apply, through the “unified lease agreement,” which is registered in the electronic rental network, directly to the executive courts and departments, through the ministry’s portal, if the tenant does not pay the value of the rent when due. This step will contribute to reducing the flow of more than 22,000 cases reviewed by the general courts during 1438H and 1439H on leases.

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