Highlights of the New Visa Regime:

  • Pakistan Missions authorized to grant three-month visas to the foreigners of 186 countries
  • Citizens of China, Malaysia, Turkey, UAE & UK will be first to avail these facilities in the initial phase
  • 175 Countries to avail the facility of E-Visa
  • Processing time for manual and E-Visa Shall be 7-10 working days
  • The number of countries for visa-on-arrival increased from 24 to 50
  • Pakistan Mission to issue multiple business visas to business-person of 96 counties on the recommendations of Ministry of Commerce within 24 hours
  • Pakistan Missions to grant five-year validity and one year stay (multiple) visas to foreigners of Pakistani origins and their spouses with shall be processed in 7-10 working days.