Guide for Pakistan Tourist Visa Form Application

Pakistan is a country of diverse cultures, beautiful landscapes, snow-capped mountains, and frozen lakes. In short, Pakistan is a heaven for the tourists. Getting a Pakistan tourist visa for Pakistan is somewhat an easy process. While a few countries do not require any visa, most of the residents of other countries can follow a short and painless procedure to get a Pakistani tourist visa. To facilitate the tourists and save them the hassle, Pakistan's new visa policy now offers e-visas and visas on arrival.

Pakistani tourist visa documentation requirements

The Pakistani tourist visa documentation required for getting a tourist visa is pretty basic. For the visa process, the application must be complete with a photograph of the applicant, a valid passport, an invitation letter by the sponsor or hotel booking details in case of an individual applicant. In case of groups invitation letter by a tour operator that is designated by the department of tourist services.

Validity and Processing time of Pakistani tourist visa

The visa is valid for 6 months, while the e-visa is applicable for 30 days. Tourist visas can be extended for more than six months, subject to approval by the authorities. The visa processing time is typically 7 to 10 working days. However, in case of an e-visa, an application of travel intent is catered 48 to 72 hours before travelling.

Mistakes to avoid while applying for visa

While applying for a Pakistani tourist visa, there are a few mistakes that applicants usually make, and their visa application is rejected. Listed below are some of the mistakes to avoid before applying for a Pakistani tourist visa.

1. Information in the application not matching with the official documents

Numerous globe trotters get a rejection for the visa application just because of the contradictory information in the visa application form and the supporting official documents. While applying for the visa, make sure all the information listed matches with the information in the supporting documents like passport, identity cards, and invitation letters, etc.

2. Application too close to the date of travel

Typically for a tourist visa, the Pakistani authorities take 7 to 10 days to process. The visa application should be put in time to be on the safer side and avoid any issues. Especially during the peak travel seasons, delays can be expected.

3. Inaccurate invitation or hotel booking details

Any inaccurate information related to the sponsorship or invitation letter for the visa can lead to possible rejection. While applying for a Pakistani tourist visa, make sure that the invitation, sponsorship, and hotel details are accurate.

A detailed guideline for Pakistani visa application is give below.

A detailed Guide to Apply Pakistan visa online, A complete tutorial to fill up Pakistan visa application form online

Applying for Visas in the usual way can cost you quite some time, money, and energy. Instead of wasting your valuables like that, you can apply for Visas directly from your home. All you need is an internet connection and a smartphone or a laptop. Moreover, E-visa is available to you 24/7. You do not need to plan your visit to the Embassy and rush from one office to another. You can take your time and relax to apply for it while staying in your bedroom.

Requirements:

The following things are to be kept in hand when applying for Visa online

  • Letter by Sponsor/Hotel
  • Passport
  • Passport-size Photo
  • Medium Internet Connection
  • A device to apply through (Smartphone, PC or Laptop)

Steps to follow

There are some common steps to be followed while applying for an E-Visa. You have to fill in all the details that are needed in the Application form. Beware of the notes (if mentioned any). Some of the information is mandatory, which cannot be left blank, whilst the others are not that much necessary. The more information you fill in, the easier it would be to process your application. After you provide all the necessary information, it is absolutely important to review them. Starting from Spelling to the dates, and other important numbers, none can be mistaken. If you put them incorrectly, your application might get rejected. Once you apply, you cannot make any further changes to it. After revising all the details, submit the application and go for payment options. You have to keep in mind that in many cases, there is no refund policy. So it is absolutely mandatory to go through all the information including the payment methods thoroughly.

If you have read all that is mentioned above, you are all set. Below is the application process. Take your time and go through the steps as mentioned.

Tourist/Visit

START PAKISTAN ONLINE VISA APPLICATION

APPLY FOR PAKISTAN ONLINE VISA

At this time, we are only accepting applications from the nationals of following countries:

Note: If you proceed to apply for a visa and your country is not listed below, your application will be declined.

Please Select Your Nationalities. (_)

MANDATORY FIELDS IN APPLICATION FORM

Fields marked with * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled.

However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

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Application Information

Provide your application details

Provide the details about your application including your Visa Category, Visit purpose, Arrival date, and departure date.

Fields marked with  * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Application Information

Choose what type of Visa you want to apply for. If you are not sure, check e-visa website and get to know the category of your Visa.

Visa Category

*

Select                                

Visa Sub-category

Select

Application Type

*

Select

 Visa Type

*

Select

Have you applied before through Pakistan Online Visa System before? If Yes, Please provide both of your Reference Visa No. and Reference Passport No. of previous application, in following text fields. Thus your previous data can be loaded into the current application.

Ref. Visa No

Ref. Passport No

Visit Purpose

*

Required Visa Duration

*

1  Month(s)


Please select your country where you would like to be interviewed(if applicable) or the Country of passport (In case of extension)

Note: In case you are not present in your home country and are applying for visa from a third country THEN it is mandatory to upload Proof Of Legal Residence under the Documents/Photograph section of the application - Failure to do so might result in rejection of your application

Country

*

Select

Mission

*

Select

What will be your port of entry and departure?

Please select the designated entry port and departure port from the following

Entry Port

*

Select

Departure Port

Select

Provide your planned dates of travel to Pakistan. This does not mean your visa will only be valid for these dates.

Arrival date

*

Departure Date

*

Passport Information

Note: Your Application will be treated as per the Passport Country that you select - You will be treated as a National of the Country which you have selected as your Passport Country

Enter the details of passport or travel document that you will use to travel to Pakistan

Input the travel particulars that you will use to travel to Pakistan.

Passport/Document No

*

Type of Passport

*

Select

Issuing Authority

*

Passport Country

*

Select

Issue Date

*

Expiry Date

*

Do you have any other passports or travel documents ?

Yes

No

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Personal Information

Fields marked with  * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non-mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Applicant Information

Enter your Name, Country of Birth, Date of birth, Religion, Marital Status, and other necessary information for the Application.

Surname

*

Given Name(s)

*

Other Name

  Country of Birth

Select

 Country of Residence

Select

Date of Birth

*

Place of Birth

*

Blood Group

Select

Religion

Select Religion

Education

Select Education

Native Language

Marital Status

*

Legal Status at Current Location?

Select

Gender

*


Nationalities

Select the correct option regarding your nationality from the choices below.

Present Nationality Information

Present Nationality

*

Select

  Acquired By

Select

Other Nationalities Information

Select any previous Nationality information that you had, along with the acquisition date.

Nationality

*

Select

Acquisition date

*


Contact Details

Input your contact details and your address of residence below.

Address Line 1

Address Line 2

Town/City

  Country

Select

How long have you stayed at this address?

Year(s)

Month(s)

Email Address

Landline Number

Pakistan

+92

Mobile Number

*

                              Pakistan

+92

Personal Information

Family Information

Fields marked with  * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Father's Information

Input details about your father (Name, Passport no. Date of Birth, Country of Birth, and Nationality.)

Full Name

                Passport No                     Date of Birth

Country of Birth              Nationality                           Prev. Nationality

Mother’s Information

Input details about your mather (Name, Passport no. Date of Birth, Country of Birth, and Nationality.)

Full Name

                Passport No                     Date of Birth

Country of Birth              Nationality                           Prev. Nationality

Information of accompanying members (if any)

Do you have any accompanying member(s) during your travel to Pakistan? If yes, please enter the following details of your accompanying member(s).

Note: Information provided of any accompanying member(s) is not to be considered as visa application of that particular member and will not result in issuance of visa in their favor - Each accompanying member(s) has to submit their own separate application.

Name

                                        Passport No

Date of birth                                                  Address

Country of birth                                             Nationality

Relationship to you

*

 

Family Information

Finances & Employment

Fields marked with * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Personal Circumstances

Please tick mark the option that suits you.

Employed

Unemployed

Self Employed

Retired

Student

Supported by Family Member

Other

Current employment information

Provide your employment information here. Select the type of employment and input your Occupation, Company Name, Date of Joining, and a little detail about your company as follows.

Type of Employment*

Select Type of Employment

Occupation* 

                     Company Name*                       Date of Joining* 

Company Address*                         Company Tel No*                         Company Email* 

 


Previous employment information

Please provide information about any previous employment you had below.

Occupation

*

Designation

*

Department

*

Address

*

Contact no.

*

Type of Employment

*

Select Type of Employment

Bank account information

Please provide your bank account information here.

Do you have a bank account in Pakistan? If yes, please input the following details.

Bank name

*

Branch name

*

Bank address

*

Account title

*

Account no.

*

Verifier name

Bank Name

Branch Name

Bank Address

Account Title

Account No.

Verifier Name

Action

No records found.

 

Finances and Employment

Travel History Information

Provide information about your previous travel history.

Previous Application and travel history information

Fields marked with * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Travel history (past 3 years)

Have you travelled to any country in past 3 years?

Yes

No

If Yes, please provide the following detail-

Date of visit*              Purpose of visit*               Destination

 

Duration (Days)*     Country*

Date

Destination

Purpose

Duration

Country

Action

No records found.

Visa refusal history

Have you ever been refused a visa for any country?

Yes

No

If yes, please provide the following detail-

Date*                               Reference*                      Reason for visa refusal

Country*

was the visa issued on arrival?  

*

Yes

No

Date

Reference

Reason

Country

Action

No records found.

Pakistani Visa History

Have you been granted Pakistani visa before?

Yes

No

If yes, please provide the following information-

Date of visit*                         Purpose*                       Visa number*

Duration (Days)* 

       Visa type*                        Cities*

Place of issue * 

Date

Visa #

Purpose

Duration

Visa Type

Place of Issue

Cities

Action

No records found.

Convictions and other penalties information

Have you been convicted of any criminal offence (including driving offences) in Pakistan or any other country, at any time?

Yes

No

If yes, please provide the following information-

Date  

*

Country  

*

Offence  

*

Sentence  

*

Reason  

*

Type  

*

Deported

Convicted

Arrested

On Trial

Date

Reason

Country

Offence

Sentence

Type

Action

No records found.

 

Previous Application and travel history information

Visit Information

Input details about your visit below.

Fields marked with * in the application form are mandatory, remaining fields are non- mandatory and can be left unfilled. However, providing information in these fields will help in the decision process of your application.

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Visit

Do you intend to visit Azad Jammu and Kashmir during your stay in Pakistan?

*

Yes

No

Stay Details

Are you staying in a hotel?

Yes

No

If yes, please provide the following information-

Hotel name

*

Province

*

Select

District

*

Select

Contact Number

If no, please provide the following information-

Host's Full name

*

Address

*

Nationality

*

Select

Relationship

*

Select

Stay duration (Days)

*

Contact Number

*

Pakistan

Sponsor information

Is your trip sponsored?,If yes, please provide the following information-

Sponsor Name

*

Address

*

Email Address

*

Citizen Number

*

Tel No

*

Sponsor Name

Address

Citizen Number

Email Address

Tel No.

Action

No records found.

Friend/Relative Information

Do you have any friends/relatives in Pakistan?, If yes, please provide the following information-

Full Name

*

Address

*

Nationality

*

Select

Relationship to You

*

Select

Email Address

Telephone No.

*

Full Name

Address

Email Address

Telephone No

Nationality

Relationship to You

Action

No records found.

Area of stay information

Please provide details about your Area of stay during your visit to Pakistan.

Itinerary while in Pakistan

Province

*

Select

District

*

Select

Tehsil

*

Select

Address

*

Province

District

Tehsil

Address

Action

No records found.

 

Visit Information

Documents/Photograph

Upload Your Supporting Documents

  • Before uploading the documents, review the document upload guidelines available here
    • Photographs of supporting documents taken from the digital camera or mobile phones are also acceptable.
    • Only JPG, JPEG, PNG, and PDF file formats are accepted.
    • Document size should not be more than 7 MB, as this size is more than sufficient.
    • Please ensure the readability of the documents before uploading them. Also, make sure that they are positioned correctly in portrait orientation.

  Supporting documents upload steps

Step 1:  Select supporting document type

Step 2:  Upload supporting document

Step 3:  Review your uploaded document

  The photograph must be:

1:  Taken against a plain white background

2:  Professionally printed and measured 45 mm Height x 35mm Width.

3:  No more than 6-months old

Mandatory Supporting Documents

The following documents are mandatory for your E-Visa application.

1: Letter By Sponsor/Hotel – Letter By Operator (recog. By Dept. Of Tourist Services)

2: Passport

3: Passport-size Photo

 

Note:

It is Mandatory to provide Parent Consent Form Visa for the applications of children under 18 Years of Age bearing passport of

United States of America, United Kingdom and Australia - Both Parents have to provide consent or Single Parent can if He/She is sole

custodian of the child as per legal papers.

Application supporting document(s)

Select the supporting document type and upload them here-

Supporting Document Type

*

Select

  Maximum allowed document size: 7 MB

Choose

UPLOAD

CANCEL

Document Type

View Document

Action

No records found.

 

Upload your supporting documents

Review

Review all of your Provided Information

Please carefully review your application below. If you wish to EDIT or UPDATE anything, click back button and proceed to the relative tab to make the necessary changes.

Note: Once you submit the application then NO CHANGES can be made to the application.

Declarations

To the best of my knowledge and belief the information given in this application is correct.

 

Review your provided information

Payment

 NOTE:

    Please proceed for online credit card payment by clicking below button.

    You may continue with your application after payment.

    You will not be able to edit your Application Details for this particular application after successful payment.

 NOTE:

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    You may continue with your application after payment.

    You will not be able to edit your Application Details for this particular application after successful payment.

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