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2.Machine Readable/Computerized Passports
3.Attestation of Documents
4.Issuance of Visas
5.National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistani (NICOP)
6.Pakistan Origin Card (POC)
Issuance of manual passports is being discontinued except in case of serious emergency/compelling reason. Availing this facility involves submission of documents and duly filled out forms. These forms are available at the embassy & can also be downloaded from the embassy’s web site.
New Manual Passport
For Renewal/Endorsement of Passport:
The Government of Pakistan has decided to discontinue issuance of normal handwritten passports soon. Therefore, all Pakistani nationals must obtain Machine Readable Passport (MRP) 06 months before the expiry of their exiting manual passports.
The applicants have to personally appear without distinction of gender/age to apply for the passport along with the following:-
a. Original valid National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP)/ Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC), along with its one copy.
b. In case of minor children(under 18 years) their original Child Registration Certificate (CRC)/ Form -B issued from NADRA, or their NICOP may be presented at the time of applying for MRP, along with its one copy.
c. Original current Pakistani passport along with its one copy.
d.In case of dual nationals, please bring original passport of that country and its copy along with the Pakistani passport.
Passport fees are as under:-
|PASSPORT||Fee for 5 Years Validity||Fee for 10 Years Validity|
|MRP (36 Pages)||11.500 K.D||19.000 K.D||17.500 K.D||29.000 K.D|
|MRP (72 Pages)||21.750 K.D||34.000 K.D||32.000 K.D||52.250 K.D|
|MRP (100 Pages)||22.750 K.D||45.250 K.D||34.750 K.D||69.500 K.D|
Applications for MRPs are accepted during Sunday-Thursday at 0800-1200 hours except on public holidays. Upon reaching the embassy the applicants should obtain their queue token from the reception and deposit fee at Counter No 1 in consular hall. Applicant should present all required documents to the official at the counter. the applicants after depositing fee are requested to proceed to the MRP Section for finger prints, photographs and data entry as per their turns.
Delivery period for ordinary passports is about 6 weeks, while urgent passports are delivered in minimum 3 Weeks. Applicants are advised to collect their new passports from the embassy in person by presenting computer generated token/receipt and previous original passport. The new passports can be collected during Sunday-Thursday from 1300-1600 hours except on public holidays.
Issuance of Passport in lieu of Lost Passport
In case of loss of passport following additional requirements are mandatory:-
a) Report from the local Police station/immigration authorities
b) Photocopy of the lost passport or its number, date and place of issue.
Fees for issuance of Passport in lieu of lost passport are given in the following:-
|For first lost passport (ordinary fee)||KD 22.750|
|For first lost passport (urgent fee)||KD 37.750|
|For second lost passport (ordinary fee)||KD 45.250|
|For second lost passport (urgent fee)||KD 75.500|
Applicants are advised to have their passports in safe custody so as to avoid loss/damage of this important travel document.
If the passport is lost for the third time, further renewal is subject to its approval from authorities concerned in Islamabad.
a. In case the applicants are below 18 years of age, they should be accompanied by their father/mother/legal guardian, along with the latter’s original passport and its one copy. The father/mother/legal guardian will be required to sign at a form which will be provided at the time of application.
b. Applicants’ thumbs and index fingers of both right and left hands should be without any indelible colouring e.g. ink or henna (menhdi) for proper finger prints.
c. No endorsement in MRP is possible.
d. Names of children cannot be included in parent’s passport.
e. For applicants serving in the Government of Pakistan service, no objection letter from their parent department and authorization from Directorate General of Immigration and Passports are also mandatory.
11. Attestation Fee
|Documents||Fee in KD|
|Certificates of Technical Skills||2|
|All Education Documents Issued by Pakistani Schools in UAE||2|
|Death Certificates issued by NADRA||2|
|Power of Attorney||3|
|Police Character Certificate||2|
|All Documents issued by Kuwaiti Authorities||2|
Visa applications alongwith the passports may be deposited at the Consular Section of the embassy from 0900 hrs to 1200 hrs on any working day. The applicants may be invited for interview if required. Visa processing by the Embassy may take 02 weeks. Some cases are even required to be referred back to Pakistan for authoritie’s approval, therefore it may take longer time.
NICOP (National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis) is a registration document to be issued to a valid/legitimate citizen of Pakistan. It is mandatory for all Pakistani nationals residing aboard to obtain NICOP.
2. Application forms for NICOP are available at the embassy and its website. The form can be filled in and printed on the following link of NADRA’s website:-http://www.nadra.gov.pk/images/docs2/NICOP2.pdf
3. The filled in NICOP form in block letters should be accompanied by the following:-
|a)||Issuance of fresh NICOP(first time)||7/-|
|b)||Duplicate/ Modification/ Renewal of NICOP with change||8/-|
TRACK YOUR NICOP APPLICATION STATUS
DELAY & REJECTION IN ISSUANCE OF NICOP
a. The NICOP issuance may take longer than the routine processing time; in case, the data you have provided is incorrect, ineligible and mismatches with the NADRA data warehouse records i.e. photos, name change, Pakistani/Foreign address, thumb impression/applicant signature. It may also take longer due to any unforeseen reasons.
b. If during the process the card status changes to “REJECTED”, you’ll be required to provide additional requirements, as it’ll be prescribed in the “REMARKS” column.
PAKISTAN ORIGIN CARD (POC)
1. The POC program endeavors to provide eligible foreigners with unprecedented incentives to get back to their roots, while ensuring that the motherland remains tightly integrated with expatriates worldwide which includes.
2. Application forms for POC are available at the embassy and its website. The form can also be filled in and printed on the following link of NADRA’s website:-http://www.nadra.gov.pk/images/docs2/POC3.pdf
In case of doubt, any supporting document may be demanded. Issuance of POC to foreign spouses is temporarily banned.
For further details please refer to the checklist in related downloads or call us on our UAN number 111-786-100
The status of POC application can be tracked on the following link by entering the NADRA receipt numbers except for the initial “00 digits.
Details of fee for POC are given in the following:-
|a)||Issuance of fresh POC for applicants above 18 years of age||30|
|b)||Issuance of fresh POC for applicants below 18 years of age||23|
|c)||Modification/ Duplicate/ Renewal with change of POC for applicants above 18 years of age||43|
|d)||Modification/ Duplicate/ Renewal with change of POC for applicants below 18 years of age||15|
|e)||Cancellation of National Identity Card/ Computerised National Identity Card/ National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis||34|
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