Welcome to the Directorate General of Immigration & Passports, Ministry of Interior, Government of Pakistan. Our department primarily focuses on effective and efficient quality of systematic processes through technology, improved facilities, ammended procedures, planned improvements and digitalization.
Every Citizen of Pakistan is entitled to Machine Readable Passport for traveling abroad, subject to completion of all codal formalities.
The applicant will go through the all stages at Regional Passport Office (RPO) for obtaining Machine Readable Passport (MRP) as mentioned in above link
The DGI&P is responsible for granting / extending of Machine Readable Visa (MRV) to foreign nationals at (DGI&P's Headquarter) Islamabad, Lahore (Garden Town), Peshawar, Quetta and Karachi (Saddar).
Pakistan Online Visa System is now open for the citizens of 191 Countries! Moreover, citizens from 65 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa in your Inbox under Tourist Category and the citizens from 103 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa in your Inbox under Business Category.
Persons who can acquire citizenship of other countries after applying in prescribed manner shall make a declaration of renunciation of citizenship of Pakistan, details are mentioned as above link.
Public has responded very well to the Initiatives taken by the Directorate General of Immigration & Passports
Visit any of our Regional Passport Office (RPO), click here for list
Token Counter + Photograph Capturing
Biometric Data Capturing. i.e. Finger Print
Data Entry of all the required data of the Applicant
Verification as per Office Record
Interview and Decision by Assistant Director