Within the context of the government's interest in taking into consideration the Omani citizen and implementing the decision of the Council of Ministers, the National Subsidy System includes some segments of Omani society in order to mitigate the consequences and effects of the liberalization of fuel prices.
The National Subsidy System (NSS) is aimed at supporting Omani Citizens benefit from the Fuel Subsidy that the Government of Oman provides. The Fuel Subsidy System is applicable to all Omani Citizens who meet the criteria set by the Government of Oman that include those who are above 18 years of age and Own a Vehicle or a Boat and who has a total Monthly Income not exceeding OMR 950.
The Fuel Subsidy is only for Mogas 91 (M91) Fuel Type.
The Fuel Subsidy is applicable towards:
The Fuel Subsidy comes into effect whenever the price of M91 Fuel is 180 Baisa or above as per the price set by the Government on a monthly basis.
The following are the benefits for the Subsidy users who are eligible for the Subsidy:
The Fuel Subsidy is operated through a Fuel Subsidy Card that is allotted by the Fuel Marketing Company who are pre-selected by the approved Subsidy Seeker as a preferred partner for the Subsidised M91 Fuel.
The Subsidy users are responsible to inform the Government of Oman of the change in their eligibility criteria through the NSS Portal at any point in time.
The Fuel Subsidy Card is required to be produced at the Fuel Station by the Subsidy user at the time of dispensing the fuel.
Application for the Fuel Subsidy is done through the National Subsidy System (NSS) Portal or through the Mobile App for NSS. Approved Subsidy Users can login to the NSS Application to monitor the fuel utilisation and track the status of the Fuel Subsidy Card and his/her personal details.
The Fuel Subsidy System operates in coordination between Oman Fuel Pricing Committee, Fuel Marketing Companies (FMCs), Royal Oman Police, Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.
It is presumed that the Fuel Subsidy User is responsible for:
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