Visa

Requirements

Important: You are advised not to book your flight before receiving your travel document.

Please Note:
Your visa application will be returned un-processed in the following cases.
1. No original passport provided.
2. The application is not signed.
3. Passport sent without duly filled in visa application form.
Returning the application would not mean the denial of visa. You could re-send your application after fulfilling all the requirements.

*Additional documents may be requested after reviewing your visa application. If this is the case you would receive a call from our office.

Please note all Visa fees are non-refundable even if Visa is denied.

Please note any urgent Visa applications (excluding Visa on Indian Passport)sent through mail should have URGENT indicated on the waybill in the sender section or somewhere on the package so that we may process this as soon as possible. (Please make sure that writing on the package is approved by the courier service that you are using)

There are no urgent Visa fees and urgent Visa's are only processed by request and must include  a letter explaining your emergency , provide any proof of your emergency (if available) and if your flight is already booked include a copy of flight details/itinerary.

  • Pakistan Tourist/ Visit/ Family Visa

Requirements:

  • Completely filled in Visa form
  • Completely filled in NOC form (this form must be submitted along with visa application form for children below 18)
  • Valid Passport - Original + Copy (must be valid at least for 06 months from traveling date)
  • If holding other than Canadian Passport please provide the following proof of Legal Resident Status in Canada : Valid PR Card, Valid Citizenship Card, Valid Work Permit or Valid Study Permit - Original with a photocopy or a Notarized Copy
  • Two identical most recent colour photographs duly stamped with the date by a photographer in Canada , taken within past three months. The size of the photo to be submitted is 45mm high by 35mm wide with a light blue or white background.
  • A certified cheque , money order or bank draft in the name of “Consulate General of Pakistan” for the amount mentioned in the fee table.

    If you cannot fit the entire payee name in the certified cheque, money order or bank draft you may shorten the pay order to be paid to "Con. General of Pakistan" or "Con. Gen. of Pakistan".

    If you are submitting more than one Visa application you may combine the total fees for all applications onto one Certified Cheque or Money Order.

    Fee Table for Canadian Passport Holders Only (Updated March 6 2014):
  • Single Entry Visit Visa | $100 CAD
    3 month travel time with one entry and a maximum of 90 days stay
    Processing Time :  7 Business Days
  • Multiple Entry Visit Visa | $190 CAD
    1 year travel time with multiple entries within 1 year and a maximum of 6 months stay per visit
    Processing Time :  7 Business Days
  • Single Entry Business Visa | $150 CAD
    3 month travel time with one entry and a maximum of 90 days stay
    Processing Time :  7 Business Days
  • Multiple Entry Business Visa | $325 CAD
    3 year travel time with multiple entries within 3 year and a maximum of 6 months stay per visit
    Processing Time :  7 Business Days
  • Student Visa | $175 CAD
    Duration of study
    Processing Time :  Issued after the approval from Pakistan. Please allow minimum two months to process approval from concerned authorities in Pakistan.
  • NGO/Work Visa | $205 CAD
    Variable
    Processing Time :  Issued after the approval from Pakistan. Please allow minimum two months to process approval from concerned authorities in Pakistan.
  • Transit Visa | $100 CAD
    2-3 days
    Processing Time :  7 Business Days
  • Applicants sending their documents through mail should invariably enclose a self addressed registered pre-paid return envelope with their application.
    Applicants are requested to note down the incoming and outgoing tracking # with the courier service in case package confirmation is required.

    Important Notes:
    • Applicants are requested to note down the incoming and outgoing tracking # with the courier service in case package confirmation is required.
    • Please note we only service Alberta, British Columbia , Saskatchewan and Yukon.
      Toronto services Ontario residents except Ottawa
      Montreal services Quebec
      Ottawa services any other provinces not listed above
 

Additional Documents: Business Visa

  • Details of business and invitation letter from the host/associate company/organization in Pakistan.
    *Please note that we will accept only the original letter or scanned copy of the original letter.
  • Introductory letter from the employer in Canada
    The Introductory letter should contain statements explaining the nature of the Company, Job Status of the person going to Pakistan and the reason for visiting Pakistan.
    *Please note that we will accept only the original letter or scanned copy of the original letter.
  • Copy of Bank Statement of Business Account from the last 6 months

Additional Documents: Journalist Visa

  • Letter from the employer regarding the purpose of the visit.
  • Small summary of assignment to be under taken in Pakistan.
  • Detail of places to be visited in Pakistan.
  • Journalist visa application is available only at the Mission

Additional Documents: NGO/Work Visa

  • A letter from the NGO/Company detailing the type of work to be performed in Pakistan.
  • Details of NGO/Company in Canada and Pakistan. The NGO should be registered with the Government of Pakistan.
  • The visa can only be issued after the approval from Pakistan. Please allow minimum two months to process approval from concerned authorities in Pakistan.

Additional Documents: Student Visa

  • Proof of admission in an academic institute of Pakistan – Copy (Acceptance Letter)
  • NOC from the Ministry of Education/Economic Affairs Division/Inter Division, Government of Pakistan.
  • Police Clearance Certificate from the home country - Original
  • Pakistan Visa on Indian Passport

Requirements (Updated October 29 2013):

  • Filled in Visa form (Four Copies). Two copies of the form will be returned to the applicant with visa. One each should be handed over to Pakistan Immigration Officer on arrival and Police Registration Office.
  • Filled in Computer Proforma (Four Copies). Please clearly fill sponsor's complete address in Pakistan along with contact numbers and applicant's complete residential address in India.
  • Valid Indian Passport – 4 copies.  (must be valid at least for 1 year from traveling date) (do not submit original passport until later date)
  • Proof of Legal Resident Status in Canada – Notarized Copy x 4
  • Four identical most recent colour photographs duly stamped with the date by a photographer in Canada , taken within past three months. The size of the photo to be submitted is 45mm high by 35mm wide with a light blue or white background.
  • An invitation letter by the sponsor in Pakistan, detailing purpose of visit
  • Provide copy of CNIC/NICOP of the sponsor in Pakistan.
  • Details of boarding and lodging arrangements in Pakistan
  • Money order, Certified Cheque or Bank Draft for CAD 15.00 payable to CONSULATE GENERAL OF PAKISTAN.

    If you cannot fit the entire payee name in the certified cheque, money order or bank draft you may shorten the pay order to be paid to "Con. General of Pakistan" or "Con. Gen. of Pakistan".


    If you are submitting more than one Visa on Indian Passport application you may combine the total fees for all applications onto one Certified Cheque or Money Order.
  • Applicants sending their documents through mail should invariably enclose a self addressed registered pre-paid return envelope with their application.
  • Processing Time:  Issued after the approval from Pakistan. Please allow minimum two months to process approval from concerned authorities in Pakistan.

    Important Notes:
    • Applicants are requested to note down the incoming and outgoing tracking # with the courier service in case package confirmation is required.
    • Please note we only service Alberta, British Columbia , Saskatchewan and Yukon.
      Toronto services Ontario residents except Ottawa
      Montreal services Quebec
      Ottawa services any other provinces not listed above

 

Important Notes

  • APPLICANTS SENDING THEIR DOCUMENTS THROUGH MAIL SHOULD INVARIABLY ENCLOSE A PRE-PAID SELF ADDRESSED REGISTERED/COURIER ENVELOPE.
  • Visa processing department may require additional information/documents at the time of submission of  application..
  • Visa fee is non-refundable even if Visa is denied.
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