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.
The DGI&P is responsible for granting/extending Machine Readable Visas (MRV) to foreign nationals from (DGI&P's Headquarter) & zonal offices in Lahore (Garden Town), Peshawar, Quetta and Karachi (Saddar).
Pakistan Online Visa System is now open for the citizens of 192 Countries! For Visa in your Inbox, citizens from 64 countries can apply under the Tourist Category and citizens from 103 countries under the Business Category.
Persons who can acquire citizenship of other countries after applying in the prescribed manner shall make a declaration of renunciation of citizenship of Pakistan, details are mentioned in the 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
Fee Verification + Photograph Capturing + Token Issuance
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