Guide: How expats in Qatar can calculate end of service gratuity

Qatar’s Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs recently launched a new online service on its official website for expatriate employees.

This new service allows individuals to calculate their end of service gratuity according to the number of working years he spent at the company.

Although the service is available only in Arabic, non-Arabic speakers can also easily calculate ESB by following these steps:

STEP 1 : Click on this link to open the webpage. You will see this page:

STEP 2: In the first field, enter your Date of Joining (as per your contract)  

STEP 3: In the second field, enter your Last Working Date

STEP 4: In the third field, enter your Basic Monthly Salary (as per your contract) 

STEP 5: In the fourth field, enter the Gratuity Days accrued for each year (for example 21 days for one year). You have to refer to your contract for this.

STEP 6: Click on the bottom button and you can see the result.

This service was introduced to ensure greater transparency and to make foreign employees aware of their rights.

The end of service benefit is calculated under the Labour Law No. 14 of 2004.

Published on 28 January 2017