Pakistan Visit Visa & Visa On Arrival 2022 - EVisa Process & Information

Pakistan Visit Visa & Visa on Arrival 2022 - eVisa Process & Information
Pakistani Visa Requirement For International Citizens:

Visa Required

Pakistan has introduced new visa policy to attract tourists and investors in the country. Under the new visa policy, citizens of Britain, China, Turkey, Malaysia and the UAE can get Pakistani visa (eVisa) via e-mail by paying only $8 online.
In the first stage, these five countries will be given visa free access to Pakistan. The list of countries for business visas has also been elongated from 48 to 96 which will later be increased to 170 countries, as revealed by information minister Fawad Chaudhry. "Ninety countries will be offered business visa, while 55 countries will be granted visa on arrival.
Under the new visa policy, citizens from 175 countries would have e-visa facility while citizens of 50 countries would enjoy visa on arrival facility.

Pakistan Visa on Arrival, Pakistani Tourist Visa & eVisa Requirements

Tourist Visa On Arrival
A Tourist visa allowes citizens of the following 50 countries to obtain visa easily, however at the moment they need a special Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) before flying to Pakistan, which can be obtained easily online at Nadra website. The ETA should be applied 48 hours before flying to Pakistan.
This ETA facility is avilable for citizens of the following countries

1. Angola
2. Argentina
3. Austria
4. Azerbaijan
5. Bahamas
6. Bahrain - 30 days Multiple Entries
7. Barbados
8. Botswana
9. Brunei
10. Costa Rica
11. Finland
12. Germany
13. Ghana
14. Iceland
15. Indonesia
16. Italy
17. Japan
18. Jordan
19. Korea (South)
20. Kuwait - 30 days Multiple Entries
21. Lithuania
22. Luxembourg
23. Malaysia - 30 days Multiple Entries
24. Maldives
25. Malta
26. Monaco
27. Mozambique
28. Nepal
29. New Zealand
30. Oman - 30 days Multiple Entries
31. Paraguay
32. Qatar - 30 days Multiple Entries
33. Rwanda
34. Saint Kitts and Nevis
35. Saint Lucia
36. Saudi Arabia - 30 days Multiple Entries
37. Singapore
38. Spain
39. Sri Lanka
40. Switzerland
41. Tajikistan
42. Tanzania
43. Thailand
44. Tonga
45. Trinidad & Tobago
46. Tunisia
47. Turkey - 30 days Multiple Entries
48. UAE - 30 days Multiple Entries
49. Western Samoa
50. Zambia

Tourist Visa On Arrival facility is only avilable for the citizens of the countries given above.
Indian Foreign nationals can also apply for this visa for religious tourism purpose only.
Tour operators may be allowed to bring Tourist Groups under this category.
Required Documents
Invitation Letter by the sponsor or hotel booking details.
Invitation Letter in case of group by the tour operator designated by the department of tourist services
Duration and Validity
Tourist Visa On Arrival is valid for up to 3 months.
Nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and UAE may be granted a 30-day, multiple-entry visa upon arrival.

Tourist Visit Visa (Pakistan eVisa Online)

For all countries other than above, a valid eVisa is required. The Pakistani eVisa can be obtained easily online by filling simple forms and paying online. The normal processing time is 7-10 working days.
Required Documents
Invitation Letter by the sponsor or hotel booking details.
Invitation Letter in case of group by the tour operator designated by the department of tourist services
Duration and Validity
Applicant (Single/Double) for short duration less than 3 months (First Time entry).
Duration up to and greater than 6 months (Extension).
Citizens from 170 countries may be eligible for a Double Entry Tourist Visa.
A Tourist Visa can be extended for up to 6 Months or more, subject to approval.
Processing Time
7-10 working days
Apply Online
You can apply online at this page

Pakistan Business Visa Requirements

The Government of Pakistan is granting 5 year Multiple Entry Business Visas to the businessmen of 96 countries listed below.

  Name of Country   Name of Country   Name of Country
1. Algeria 33. Greece 65. Norway
2. Angola 34. Guatemala 66. Oman
3. Argentina 35. Guinea 67. Panama
4. Australia 36. Guinea-Bissau 68. Paraguay
5. Austria 37. Honduras 69. Peru
6. Azerbaijan 38. Hong Kong 70. Philippines
7. Bahrain 39. Hungary 71. Poland
8. Bangladesh 40. Indonesia 72. Portugal
9. Belgium 41. Iran 73. Qatar
10. Benin 42. Iraq 74. Romania
11. Brazil 43. Ireland 75. Russia
12. Bulgaria 44. Italy 76. Saudi Arabia
13. Cambodia 45. Japan 77. Senegal
14. Cameron 46. Jordan 78. Sierra Lone
15. Canada 47. Kazakhstan 79. Singapore
16. Chile 48. Kenya 80. Slovenia
17. China 49. Korea, Republic 81. South Africa
18. Columbia 50. Kuwait 82. South Sudan
19. Comoros 51. Latvia 83. Spain
20. Cote De Ivoire 52. Lebanon 84. Sri Lanka
21. Croatia 53. Lithuania 85. Sweden
22. Czech Republic 54. Madagascar 86. Switzerland
23. Denmark 55. Malaysia 87. Tanzania
24. Djibouti 56. Mauritius 88. Thailand
25. Ecuador 57. Mexico 89. Togo
26. Egypt 58. Montenegro 90. Tunisia
27. Estonia 59. Morocco 91. Turkey
28. Finland 60. Mozambique 92. Ukraine
29. France 61. Myanmar 93. United Arab Emirates
30. Gambia 62. Netherlands 94. United Kingdom
31. Germany 63. New Zealand 95. United States of America
32. Ghana 64. Nigeria 96. Vietnam

 Required Documents
1. Photograph
2. Passport
3. Proof of registration of company which is extending invitation (SECP/ Chamber of Commerce Certificate)
4. Any of the following:
- Recommendation letter from CC&I of respective foreign country
- Invitation letter from business organization duly recommended by concerned trade organization in Pakistan
- Recommendation letter by the honorary investment counselor of BOI/Commercial Attaché
Validity & Process Time
- A Business Visa may be granted for up to 5 years.
- A Business Visa is valid for Multiple Entries in to Pakistan
- Process time may take 4-6 weeks
Apply Online
You can apply online at this page

Pakistan Visa Key Information

Visa TypeVisa on Arrival
Validity of Passport6 Months
Quantity of Photos2
Size of PhotosPassport Size
Processing TimeVisa on Arrival (ETA) 24-48 hours | Visit Visa 7-10 days | Business Visa 4-6 Weeks
Pakistan Visa Fees in Pakistan8$ to 150$

Pakistani Visa Documents Requirement

1 - Passport Scanned Copy2 - Invitation letter from Sponsor / Host3 - Hotel Reservation

Additional information

Please visit the Nadra website for accurate fee structure

Pakistan Visa Application Centers

The whole process is done online. The visa can be applied through Nadra website. You can apply online at this page

Pakistan Visa Rejection Appeal

If your Pakistani visa is rejected than please contact Ministry of Interior at this page


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