How to Apply Online for Passport Renewal and Lost in Pakistan

Many people want to go abroad from Pakistan due to different reasons like as visiting other countries, parties, marriage functions, business tours and most population of our country Pakistan want to go for working and earning purpose, but the basic document which you have must to go any country outside of Pakistan is your Passport. Many populations want to go a broad but they don’t know how to apply for a passport or how they can be getting your original passport, but you don’t worry we will guide you all detail related applying passport online and offline in this article.How to renew your expired Pakistani Passport online?

In this article we will tell you complete information that how you apply for passport, renew passport and found your lost passport. We will tell you all detail and procedure step by step that how you can apply for a passport like as.

  1. Types of Passport in Pakistan
  2.  Documents required for applying passport
  3. Application for a Pakistani passport 
  4. Validity of Pakistani Passport
  5. Fee applying for Pakistani Passport
  6. Regional passport offices in Pakistan
  7. Process for applying a passport
  8. expired passport renewal process Apply for renewal passport manual
  9. expired passport renewal processApply for renewal passport online
  10. Lost your passport
The detail of all these points are given below are given below.

1.Types of Passport in Pakistan

There are three types of Passport which issued in Pakistan are given below.
  • a.:Official passport
  • b.:Diplomatic passport
  • c.:Ordinary passport
These all three passports are issued according Passport Act 1974 and detail of these passports are given below.

A.Official passport

The Official passport outer color is Navy blue or blue. This passport is used for Government Officers like members of National Assembly, Prime minister of Pakistan, judges of High court and Supreme court, provincial ministers. This type of Passport is issued for government officers and for official tasks and purposes.

b.Diplomatic Passport

The Diplomatic passport is red in outer color. This type of Passport is issued for ambassadors, carrier diplomats and other government officials and foreign affairs.

c.Ordinary passport

The ordinary passport is green in outer color. Its so common type of passport and issued for general public and Pakistani citizens. This type of passport is used for many purposes like abroad visits, company tours, vacations, attending any function outside of Pakistan like marriages and for those people who stay in abroad for earning purposes and working there.

2.Documents required for applying Pakistani passport.

Different documents are required for applying Pakistani passport according to their applicants’ age and profession.

a.For applicant 18 or above 18 years age.

Documents which required for 18 and more than 18 years age applicants are given below.
  • Original bank challan form (receipt) with prescribed fee deposit.
  • Original and computerized national identity card (CNIC) issued by Nadra with 2 photocopies.
  • Old passport with its photocopies, if you have already issued 
  • No objection certificate will be required for government employees.
  • Foreign passport with its photocopies, this option for duel-nationality.

b.For minor applicants (less than 18 years age)

  • Original bank challan form (receipt) with prescribed deposit fee.
  • Original computerized national B. Form or Family registration certificate.
  • Colored and scanned copies of Parents computerized national identity card with both sides.
  • Guardian certificate in case of court separation.
  • Colored and scanned copy of death certificate in case of father or mother death.
  • Foreign Passport with photocopies, having duel-nationality.

c.For government employees

  • If the applicant is an employee Government of Pakistan then these documents given below are required for applying passport. 
  • Colored scanned copy of original and computerized National identity card (CNIC)
  • No objection certificates (NOC). NOC is required for the conformation or verification from concerned department.
  • Color scanned copies of existing passport if already have (copy of first two pages or third randomly).
  • Colored & scanned copy of valid Visa,Aqama,Asylum card,residence permit/ or another national passport. 
Note;NOC is required if you are army officer, Government officer, semi-Government officer, Anthonomus bodies or corporation officer. 

3.Application for Pakistan passport

Application for Pakistan passport is submitted for two bases.

  • (a.)Normal basis: this type of application submitted for 10 days.
  • (b.)Urgent basis: this type of application submitted for 4 days and submitted for urgent purposes.
However, your passport package which is courier from headquarter to your required address can be take an additional time. 

4.Validity for Pakistani Passport

Pakistani passport validation has three terms

  1. (a.)5 years validity
  2. (b.)10 years validity
  3. (c.)15 years validity

  • (a).5 years validity: it depends on fee and can’t be changed in 10 years validity; you must be renewing it before its expiry data.
  • (b).10 years validity:5 years passport validation and 10 years passport validation have same features but fee is different. 10 years passport validation fee is more than 5 years validation passport fee.
  • (c).15 years validity:15 years passport is issued for minors who below 18 years and can be used still 15 years.

5.Fee applying for Pakistani passport

Fee applying for Pakistani passport is depends on passport validation time period and passport ages, all detail is given below.

(a).Fee for applying Pakistani passport applying at 5 years validity

Passport Category Page Number Passport Fess Price
Normal Page of number:36 Rs.3,000/- Pakistani 
Urgent Page of number 36 Rs.5000/-
Normal Page of number 72 Rs.5,500/-
Urgent Page of number 72 Rs.9,000/-
Normal Page of number 100 Rs.6,000/-
Urgent Page of number Rs.12,000/-

(b).Fee applying for Pakistani Passport at 10 years validity

Normal Page of number:36 Rs.5,400/- Pakistani 
Urgent Page of number 36 Rs.9,000/-
Normal Page of number 72 Rs.9,900/-
Urgent Page of number 72 Rs.16,200/-
Normal Page of number 100 Rs.18,800/-
Urgent Page of number Rs.21,600/-
To apply for a Pakistani passport, you must submit passport fee in Bank and get original bank challan form authorized officer. You can submit your fee in any branch of National bank or other bank for foreign mission respective.

Regional passport offices in Pakistan

Here we will tell you all passport regional office address and contact numbers within Pakistan.

"DGIP Headquarter, Mauve Area, Islamabad Capital Territory"
"UBlock, New Multan"
"Jail Road, opposite Allied Hospital"
"Near Shahrah e Awan Tijarat"
"Sindh Industrial Trading Estate SITE Area"
"shahrah-e-iraq saddar karachi"
"phase 5 hayatabad peshawar"
"Arbab Barkat Ali Road"

Note :You can apply for Pakistani passport in any nearest passport office branch.

7.Process for applying a passport

Here we will tell you a complete procedure for applying a passport step by step.

  • I.Arrival of applicant at customers service counter
  • II.Token + photograph capture counter
  • III.Biometric data capture i.e. fingerprints
  • IV.Data entry country
  • V.Verification as per office record (ECL/BL)
  • VI.Interview or decision by Assistant director

I.Arrival of applicant at customer service counter

An applicant when enter in passport office they will go in customer service counter where you will be asked for required documents (mentioned above). When you have all documents then you will go to Token/ photograph counter.

II.Token + photograph counter

After customer service counter you will be go second counter of Token + photograph counter. Here you will be checked your documents which are
  1. Original national identity card (CNIC) with two photocopies
  2. Original bank chalan (receipt) with fee described.
  3. B-Form in case of minors
After checking these documents your picture will be captured and you will be given one token.

III.Bio-metric data capture (finger prints)

After taking token from 2nd counter you will be come to 3rd counter where your bio-metric verification will be doing. According your token number your name will be called and you go to counter where your finger prints will be scanned, fingers are your right-hand thumb, right index finger, left hand thumb, left index finger. After your bio-metric verification you will be move to next counter.

IV.Data entry country

In this counter a data enter operator will be asked your personal data and type in computer. The computer screen will be visible to you so that you can checked that data is correctly entered or any spelling mistake can be corrected.

After completely data enter in computer a printed form will be given to you so that you can check your data is either correct or not, if you see any mistake regarding your data, then you will be guide data entry operator to correct it and new printed form will be issued in corrected form. After checking form, you will be asked to sign down page of form.

V.Verification as per office record (ECL/BL)

Your all documents will be checked again in Exit control list officer or black list officer (ECL/BL) and write a computerized number on data entry form. Later all your documents like your 
  1. original national identity card with two photocopies
  2. your bio-data printed form (mentioned step 1V) 
  3. Bank challan form 
  4. B-form in case of minor
will be submitted and one token will be given for receiving your passport. On this token will be written your receiving passport date, CNIC number and name.

But if any invalid or illegal data or case found, a special team will be called for investigation.

VI.Interview or decision by Assistant director

Finally, you will be appearing in Regional office of Pakistani passport. Here an assistant director will be taking your interview and your complete verification. An assistant director will be deciding here that your passport will be issued for abroad or not and this decision will be made on your interview and your provided data.

VII. Passport delivery counter

After completed all process given above you will given a time for collection your passport, for Normal base you will be given 10 working days and on urgent bases you will be given 4 working days. After these days you can be collect your passport from regional office or through courier on home address by paying an additional charge.Your passport will be given after sign-stamp of country where you want to go.

8.How to renew passport in Pakistan (manual)

The process to renew your passport is same like procedure for applying passport. How you can renew your passport (off-line) we will tell you all procedure step by step.

  1. Submit passport renewal fee:  first of all you submit your renewal passport fee in bank and get original chalan form with prescribed fee deposit. For normal base fee 3000 and for urgent base fee 5000
  2. Go to customer service counter
  3. Next to photograph capture+ token counter:  Here your picture will be captured and one token will be given you.
  4. Bio-metric verification (finger prints) : your right-hand thumb, right index finger (first finger your hand), left hand thumb, left index finger will be scanned.
  5. Data entry counter  your all personal data like your name, CNIC number, permanent address etc., will be enter in computer and a printer form including this information will be signed from you.
  6. Verification as per office record: Here your all documents will be checked again and write a computerized number. your all documents will be submitted at this counter and you give a token for receiving your passport. Token with be written receiving date, name and CNIC.

Documents which required for renewal of passport (manual)

  • Bank challan form with prescribed fee deposit
  • Computerized national identity card (CNIC) with two photocopies
  • Previous Passport photocopy (first and second page).

9.Apply for renewal Pakistani passport online

You can apply for renewal passport online if your passport expires or less than 7 months remaining date.

To apply online for renewal passport e-service portal official website will be use, but how you can renew your passport from this website all step is given below.

E-service portal:  e-service portal is the front door immigration and online renewal passport service for all Pakistanis from any country in all over the world.

PassPort Online application - expired passport renewal process

  1. Go to google chrome and write in URL website address
  2. Click on get started button
  3. Now register your account
  4. In case of Pakistan a SMS or Email code will be send for registration as a conformation 
  5. In case of abroad an email will be send you
  6. If you already registered in Pak-identity system then you just nee to enter your “Username” and “password” and get login. 
  7. Create an application for renewal machine readable passport and provide all detail required in application.
  8. Now write your address for delivery of renewal machine readable passport. (home address is available in few countries)
  9. Pay fee through debit or credit card (your debit/ credit card must be valid).
  10.  Now enter your personal detail: like name, CNIC number, email address, cell number or other which required.
  11. Write your present or permanent address.

  12. Now upload your photos through scanner device or from computer gallery.
  13. Upload supporting documents required as per application.
  14. Now download the form and take your finger prints required by system.
  15. Now set the scanner and scan this form and upload on renewal machine readable passport website.
  16. Now review all information are correct or not, sign on declaration and submit application. (if you found any mistake you can be correct it by edit option).

Documents required for renewal passport online

  • Valid debit or credit card for submission fee
  • All supporting documents mentioned in application
  • Two pictured (scanned or uploaded from computer gallery)
  • Fingerprint form (get from this website application)
That time which will be given to fill your application online for renewal of passport is estimated 17 mints. So, you should do your work quickly much better you check already all documents and things which required for filling application.

10. lost your passport what to do

In case if you lost your passport, you can apply online for reissuance of passport thorough machine-readable passport (MRP). To apply for reissuance, you need some documents as below.

  • Photocopy of your lost passport: log in to report lost passport and complete loss report and take print.
  • Computerized national identity card (CNIC) 2 photocopies
  • National identity card for overseas of Pakistani (NICOP)
  • Smart national ID card.
In case of your lost passport machine-readable passport (MRP) will be verified completely about your previous manual or MRP lost passport from Pakistan issuing authority or abroad. This process can take about 1 months or more than some days.


In this article we give you all information related passport you can apply for new passport, renewal of passport manual and online and how you can get new passport in case of your previous passport lost and about e-service portal website. 

According to my knowledge this all information is valid and correct but if you fell any problem or need any extra guidelines you can visit our website or contact us on our email address given below. 

Please share this precious information with your friends, family and loved ones staying in Pakistan and abroad, so that they can be facilitated from this information and can get help for issuance of passport. 

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