Steps for Fetching a Domain to an Account

After SaudiNIC introduced users accounts on the e-services portal, there was a number of domains that were registered prior to that have not been associated with any account. Since All domain-related services can only be done with a user account, SaudiNIC provided a new service to fetch a domain and associate with an account, without changing the registrant information (entity).

The following is a brief explanation of how to fetch a domain to an account :

Accessing the SaudiNIC’s E-portal of SaudiNIC Services

All SaudiNIC services are provided electronically through SaudiNIC’s e-portal site ( or سجل.السعودية). It requires logging into the e-portal using your username and password. If you do not have an account then you can create a new account by submitting a request using the service: creating an account.

1- Filling up the domain fetching form

The account holder must fill this service form were he/she should provide the following information:

The E-mail address of the Administrative Contact. Domain names needed to be fetched. The account holder must make sure that the form is filled correctly and all errors are corrected prior to submission.

2- Review and confirm the request

The entire request information are displayed to the account holder in order to review them and confirm their accuracy and correctness. He/she can delete the request at this stage if needed.

After successfully completing all the previous steps the request will be processed automatically and concerned parties will be notified.


  • All correspondences regarding the request are communicated to the account holder and the Administrative Contact.
  • Registrants, Administrative Contacts, and Account Holders requesting this service implicitly confirm their understanding and acceptance of the terms and conditions detailed in the Domain names Registration Regulations published in SaudiNIC's website.
  • This service can only be started from the users accounts, the account holder must first sign up for an account in SaudiNIC website, that can be done by following the steps for creating an account.