LAWS AND REGULATIONS OVERVIEW


RELEVANT LAWS(non-exhaustive list)


Companies Law

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Foreign Investment Law 

This Law includes:

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Executive Regulations of Law of Foreign Investment 

Please see the original document for further information.

 

Mining Investment Law 

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Social Insurance Law  

This Law includes:

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Income Tax Law 

This Law includes:

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Law of Value Added Tax 

The VAT Law defines the introduction of VAT outlined in the Unified Agreement for VAT of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, it will be applied on 1st January 2018 (H1439/4/14). The VAT Law was officially approved and published on H1438/11/4.Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

The new government tenders and procurement system 

Please visit the Ministry of Finance website for further information, or the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Uniform GCC Customs Law 

This Law includes:

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Excise Goods Tax Law 

This Law outlines the mechanism to be followed to levy Excise Goods Tax as described in the GCC Unilateral Agreement for Excise Tax. The final draft of Excise Goods Tax Law was officially adopted and published in Um Al-Qura Newspaper.Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Zakat, Tax and Customs Authority website to explore more.

 

Law of Civil Procedures 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Law of Criminal Procedure 

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Law of Patents, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Plant Varieties, and Industrial Designs 

The objective of the Law,which is, “Providing complete protection for inventions in the Kingdom and determining the body authorized to grant patents (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology).Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Trademark Law of the States of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Competition Law officially known as “نظام المنافسة” 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Law of the Judiciary 

This Law includes:

Please visit the Ministry of Justice website for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Commercial mortgage system officially known as “نظام الرهن التجاري” 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Franchise Law 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Telecommunication and Information Technology Act 

Issued under the Council of Ministers Resolution No. (592), dated 01/11/1443 AH and it was approved pursuant to the Royal Decree No. (M/106), dated 02/11/1443 H.Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Energy Supply Law officially known as “نظام إمدادات الطاقة” 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Commercial Maritime Law 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Enforcement Law 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Bankruptcy Law 

The Bankruptcy Law work to regulate bankruptcy cases in Saudi Arabia. There are seven main procedures that are connected to different bankruptcy cases, and they have been implemented in Saudi Commercial Courts.Please visit the Bankruptcy Commission website for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Private Sector Participation Law 

Please visit the National Centre for Privatization & PPP website for further information, or the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Personal Data Protection Law 

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Movable Property Security Law 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Labour Law 

This Law includes:

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

Law of Payments and Payment Services 

Please see the original document for further information, or visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 

SMEs Bank Law officially known as “نظام بنك المنشآت الصغيرة والمتوسطة” 

Please visit the Bureau Of Experts(BOE) website to explore more.

 


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