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Tour guide personal appointment booking

This service describes the procedures and conditions required to book a personal interview as a first step towards issuing a tour guide licence. Areas to be defined: type of tour guide (general-location), the sponsor's data, the identification of the languages used, and the proposed date for the interview.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application.

·         There is no other open application of the same type for the same applicant.

Documents Required

·         Copy of QID card

·         Applicant form

·         Copy of Curriculum vitae

·         Copy of Educational qualifications

·         Copy of Language Certificates

Fees

·         No fees for this service

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.      Go to My Profile

3.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

4.      Fill in the required data

5.      Attach the required documents

6.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

7.      Submit the service application

Payment for final test fees for NTC


The service describes the procedures necessary to pay the final exam fees in order to complete the rest of the steps of issuing the Tour Guide license, where the accredited and authorized university and the type of training will be selected.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application.

·         There is no other open application of the same type for the same applicant.

·         Before applying for this service, the applicant must have passed the interview test.

Documents Required

·         Copy of the QID card

·         Application form

·         Copy of the training course certificate

Fees

·         Test fee id QR 1200

·         In the case of examination failure, the test fee for the following times is QR 2000 per test.

·         Fees are paid after the application is approved.

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.     Go to My Profile

3.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

4.      Fill in the required data

5.      Attach the required documents

6.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

7.      Submit the service application

Issue a tour guide license 



The service describes the procedures and requirements for the issuance of a tour guide license, where the type of tour guide chosen previously is confirmed.

 

                            Pre-requisite: Personal appointment booking & payment of the final test fees for the NTC.

                            The license is valid for one year only.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application.

·         There is no other open application of the same type for the same applicant.

·         Before applying for this service, the applicant must have successfully passed the NTC test.

Documents Required

·         Copy of the QID card

·         Application form

Fees

·         Test fee id QR 1000

·         Test fee id QR 1000

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.     Go to My Profile

3.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

4.      Fill in the required data

5.      Attach the required documents

6.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

7.      Submit the service application

Renew a tour guide license 


The service describes the procedures for renewing of a tour guide license. Renewal is for one year only.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application.

·         There is no other open application of the same type for the same applicant.

·         Applicants may apply to this service one month prior to the expiry of the license.

Documents Required

·         Copy of the QID card

·         Application form

Fees

·         Renewal fee for a Tour Guide License is QR 1000

·         An additional 5% of the license fee will be paid for each month or part of it in the case license renewal is delayed.

·         An additional 5% of the license fee will be paid for each month or part of it in the case license renewal is delayed.

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.     Go to My Profile

3.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

4.      Fill in the required data

5.      Attach the required documents

6.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

7.      Submit the service application

Amend Tour Guide License 


This service describes the procedures to amend the tour guide license in terms of tour guide’s type or the languages used originally & identified earlier by the applicants.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application

·         The tour guide’s license must be active

Documents Required

·         Copy of the QID card.

·        Application form.

·        Copy of Educational Qualifications.

·        Copy of languages certificates

 

Fees

·         The tourism license information amendment fee is QR 100

·        Fees are paid after the application is approved

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.     Go to My Profile

3.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

4.      Fill in the required data

5.      Attach the required documents

6.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

7.      Submit the service application

Cease a tour guide license 


This service describes the necessary procedures for ceasing (stopping) a tour guide license and the related work conditions and rules.

Conditions

·         Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

·         Applicant’s QID card must be valid at the time of application.

·         There should be no violations pending on the tour guide before applying for cancellation of the license.

Documents Required

·         Copy of the QID card.

·        Application form.

Fees

The fees for issuing a Tourism License for Tourism Facilities are calculated based on the following selected activities:

·         Activity See - Entertainment City is QR 25,000

·         Activity fees - Specialized club is QR 45,000

·         Activity fee - Mall (unspecified)

·         Activity fee - Organizing tourist events and festivals is QR 25,000

·         Activity See - Maritime transportation is QR 15,00o

·         Activity See - Land transportation is QR 15,00o

·         Activity See - Air transportation is QR 15,000

·         Activity See - Tourist guide is QR 5,000

·         Activity See - Inbound tours is QR 12,500

·         Activity See - Outbound tours is QR 22,500

·         Activity fee - Internal Time Sharing — as an office is QR 5,000

·         Activity fee - Internal Time Sharing — as an activity is QR 2,500

·         Activity fee - External Time Sharing is QR 500,000

·         Fees are paid after the application is approved

Step by step instructions

1.      Login to the portal with your NAS credentials

2.     Go to My Account

3.     Click on View to choose the organization

4.      Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side)

5.      Fill in the required data

6.      Attach the required documents

7.      Confirm the accuracy of the entered data

8.      Submit the service application