The General Department for Retirees of the Armed Forces
- Affiliates to: the Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces
- Joining Date: 02/05/2007
Address: Riyadh-Ministry of Defense-P.O. Box 22542, Postal Code 11416
Telephone Number: 00966/ 14788501
Fax Number: 00966/112060470
E-Mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Current President: Air Vice Marshal/Rafeaa Bin Ali El Shahri
Date of Appointment: 1 / 1 / 2014
1- A historical overview on the General Department for Retirees of the Armed Forces:
The Royal Highness Crown Prince, the Deputy Prime Minister, the Minister of Defense and Aviation, the Inspector General, and his Highness Deputy have paid attention, care, and guidance for the military retirees of the armed forces.
Thus, a department (entity) has been established to be concerned with the affairs of the military retirees and it started to exercise its duties from the beginning of Ragab 1398 at the decree of his Excellency the Chief of the General Staff No. ( 2 / 3 / 391 ) dated on 8/3/1397. An amendment has taken place regarding the management and the adjustment of the name to cope with the tasks and duties to be the General Department for Retirees of Armed Forces ) as of 1 / 1 / 1401 and the last organization was announced after several amendments as of 3/6/1403.
1- Mission: Settling the rights of those who ended their service at the Ministry of Defense and Aviation in accordance with the military service and retirement systems.
2- Affiliation: the General Department for Retirees of Armed Forces affiliates to the Chief of the Department of the Armed Forces.
a) Settling the rights of the officers and individuals who are employees at the Armed Forces.
b) Following up with the concerned parties for settling rights (General Association of Retirement “Financial Affairs” if needed).
c) Issuing an identification card for those who ended their service at the Ministry of Defense and Aviation and saving their addresses for any future reference.
d) Issuing a letter addressed to the Civil Status Department for adjusting the profession after finishing all the procedures of the rights settlement of the concerned person.
e) Saving and archiving all documents in accordance with the known systems.
The Former and Current Heads
The Duration of Occupying the Post
|Vice Admiral/Ibrahim Bin Soliman El Qablan||17/7/2006||17/5/2007|
|Major General Doctor/Soliman Bin Mohamed El Malek||18/5/2007||31/12/2013|
|Air Vice Marshal/Rafea Bin Ali El Shahri||1/1/2014||Till Date|