Crown Prince of Oman
|Crown Prince of the Sultanate of Oman|
Sayyid Theyazin bin Haitham
since 12 January 2021 (2021-01-12)
|Appointer||Sultan of Oman|
The Crown Prince of Oman is the second most important position in Oman, second to the Sultan, and is his designated successor. Currently, the Crown Prince assumes power by taking an oath before the Sultan. This system is enforced by the Article (10) the Basic Law of the State. In the absence of the Sultan, the crown prince takes power.
On 12 January 2021, the Sultan of Oman appointed his son as the crown prince by a royal decree. This makes Sayyid Theyazin bin Haitham the heir apparent and first Crown Prince of the Sultanate of Oman.
- "Sultan Haitham appoints son Theyazin as Oman's first Crown Prince". Gulf News. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
- Observer, Oman (11 January 2021). "Insights into Royal Decrees 6/2021 and 7/2021". Oman Observer. Retrieved 13 January 2021.