How to renew passport in Pakistan is the most questionable topic on the internet is being searched. When Pakistani passport expires so many people have no idea about renewal of the passport therefore we have brought this article which will properly guide you about the renewal of Pakistani Passport.
Pakistani passport has been categorized into 03 types such as Diplomatic Passport, Official Passport and as well as Ordinary Passport. Diplomatic passport are being issued to the Ministers of Foreign Affairs, officials passport are being prepared for the officials such as Member of National Assembly (MNA), Member of Parliament Assemblies (MPA, judges of all courts in Pakistan and government officials but government officers are required to attach the No Objection Certificate (NOC) from concerned government departments. Whereas the ordinary passport has recently been started to issue for the purpose of performing the pilgrimage of Holly Hajj. The ordinary passport can only be used to perform Hajj and Umrah as this passport is not valid for other purposes in any country of the World.
The world is suffering from terrorist activities therefore international and national agencies are using latest technology to prepare the Passport. It was the need of time to introduce a biometric passport for Pakistani nationals. After huge pressure from international countries the government of Pakistan decided to prepare to the biometric passport thus Pakistan become one of the first country in world to issue to biometric passport. The project of plant a chip inside the Passport is in pipeline and it is hoping to soon in coming years. The validity of Pakistani passport was 05 years however, the Pakistanis who has established business in foreign countries have to renew passport after the period of 05 years therefore due to tremendous pressure the validity of passport has now been extended to ten (10 years) but despite of this many people are found to look for renewal of passport due to its expiration. The complete method of renew a Pakistani passport has been depicted below in detail:-
Fees of Renewal of Passport in Pakistan:
- Normal fee of Renewal of Passport: 3000/- (for 05 Years)
- Urgent Fee of Renewal of Passport: 5000/ (For 05 Years)
- Normal fee of Renewal of Passport: 5400/- (for 10 Years)
- Urgent Fee of Renewal of Passport: 9000/- (For 10 Years)
If you have lost your passport then there is also a procedure in which you can get new passport but you will have to follow the instructions given as below for the purpose of getting new passport if you have lost early:-
- The foremost thing is that you will have to provide the report lodged into the concerned area.
- The second thing is that you will have to pay to fee which is mentioned below as:
To facilitate people the government of Pakistan has now started the simple way to issue/renewal the passport in Pakistan in which you need to do only the following steps such as:-
- Arrival of the applicant at concerned passport office
- Receive Token from desk
- Biometric data capture.
- Photography capture.
- Data Entry for each ones.
- Verification of the person.
- Interview by the officer.
- And collection of the passport.
If you have any question or facing difficulties regarding issuance of Pakistani passport or renewal of Pakistani passport don’t hesitate to ask in comments.