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A Complete Guide for Scheduling Bio-metric Enrollment Appointments

Wednesday, May 24, 2023
A Complete Guide for Scheduling Bio-metric Enrollment Appointments

Kuwait implemented bio-metric fingerprint scanning at all borders and citizen and residents are required to complete their bio-metric scanning in coming days. You can book an appointment to do the scan at the available centers other than the airport.

The booking for bio-metric scan is currently through the META platform and here is the step by step guide on completing the booking.

Step 1 is to Login to the Meta website.

Login to the META platform at

If you don't have a user id, you must register first. You need your Civil ID, Serial Number, Mobile Number and Email to register

Step 2: Search Appointment booking.

Once you login, from the dashboard, go to "Appointment Search" and select Ministry of Interior and click on "Service Categories"

Step 3: Pick the General Department of Personal Identification.

Under Ministry of Interior, you may see a list of services. Under this select "General Department of Personal Identification" and click on Services.

Step 4: Find and apply for biometric enrollment

Until you come across "Bio-metric Enrollment," keep scrolling. There is a 'Apply' button next to this selection on the right. To continue with the appointment booking, click on it.

Step 5: Decide on your ideal location

You will be given many location choices on the Bio-metric Enrollment page. Depending on where you live, pick the location that is most convenient for you.

Step 6: Select the available Time and Date

You can select a convenient date and time for your appointment as per the availability at the desired location.

Step 7: Verify and Complete the Appointment

After checking everything you submitted, confirm your appointment. Once this step is finished, a confirmation should be sent to you. When you visit the place, bring the printed or screenshot of the qr code with you.

Please take your Civil ID with you to the appointment.

Enjoy the hassle-free and streamlined bio-metric enrollment procedure!

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Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Hi, tomorrow afternoon i booked the appointment. Is civil id mandatory for biometric otherwise i can take mobile id also. Please let me know.Regards.

Sajithomas Thomas
Sunday, June 4, 2023
I want to make biometric appointment

Varsha sagar Savant
Sunday, June 4, 2023
I went their yesterday they took finger print, For me it''s done.
But appointment status showing - abandoned. What that means.. Kindly help..... If any one knows wat to do next.

Wednesday, May 31, 2023
When I tried to register it says your CIVIL ID is already registered.....
when I tried to recover password, it says details have been sent to your email, but haven''t received any email, i don''t know what to do...

Wednesday, May 31, 2023
I am working in KOC as secondment personnel. I booked appointment at Jahra (by mistake). I am not authorized to rebook / change for 1 month !!!
Is it acceptable?
If so, can I take my wife also?

Pl advise

Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Is it required for Kids?

Sunday, May 28, 2023
Password issue with me too. Cannot reset the password.

Saturday, May 27, 2023
Facing problem with log in.

Merilynn Rodrigues
Thursday, May 25, 2023
I agree with Mr. Raj K., I faced the same issue.

Thursday, May 25, 2023
Thank you so much to IIK for providing the step-by-step procedure for bio-metric enrollment.

Is it only for travel purpose? or anyone can complete it...

Recovery email & password
Thursday, May 25, 2023
Mr.Rajkumar, nothing joke about your password recovery, maybe you registered another email address. Send your issue to [email protected] as a ...

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Sri Venkata
Thursday, May 25, 2023
Thank you so much to IIK for providing the step-by-step procedure for bio-metric enrollment. It clears the confusion and the amount of inconvenience caused, over the last couple of days.
Your valuable insights are always appreciated!.

Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Who said it is hassle free??? When I tried to register with all the details it says your CIVIL ID is already registered !!!!!!!!!What a joke... Then when I tried to recover password, it says SENT TO YOUR EMAIL !!! another joke .............checked all the emails trace....

so decided to travel and when I return at the airport will stand in queue and get it done.


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