Pakistan increases passports fee, issues new schedule

The Directorate of Immigration and Passports has increased the fee schedule for the issuance of e-passports within the country. 

Pakistan increases passports fee, issues new schedule
Pakistan increases passports fee, issues new schedule

According to the revised fee notification, the normal fee for normal 36 pages e-passport with 5-year validity is Rs9,000 and urgent is Rs15,000.

Whereas, the normal fee for normal 36 pages e-passport with 10-year validity is Rs13,500 and urgent is Rs22,500.

Similarly, the normal fee for normal 72

pages e-passport with 5-year validity is Rs16,500 and urgent is Rs27,500, while the normal fee for normal 72 pages e-passport with 10-year validity is Rs24,750 and urgent is Rs40,500.

The current fee schedule was issued for diplomatic, official and ordinary categories.

Moreover, in the first stage, the e-passports will be issued only from the federal capital Islamabad. The date for the launching of the service from other cities of the country will be announced later.