Check the Fee Structure and Apply for Your e-passport Today!

Check the Fee Structure and Apply for Your e-passport Today!

In a bid to modernize and streamline the immigration process, Pakistan has officially launched its e-passport system nationwide. This new passport, equipped with over 20 advanced security features, will store comprehensive passenger records and travel details, making it a more secure and convenient travel document.

For the convenience of e-passport holders, smart gates will be installed at all international airports across Pakistan, allowing them to breeze through immigration procedures without hassle. Additionally, the Directorate General of Immigration and Passports has released a transparent fee structure for various categories of e-passports.

Key Features of the e-Passport

  • Enhanced security features to protect against forgery and identity theft
  • Embedded electronic chip storing passenger data and travel history
  • Seamless immigration process through dedicated e-gates at airports

Fee Structure for e-Passport

  • Standard 36-page passport with 5-year validity: Rs. 9,000 (urgent fee: Rs. 15,000)
  • Standard 36-page passport with 10-year validity: Rs. 13,000 (urgent fee: Rs. 22,000)
  • Standard 72-page passport with 5-year validity: Rs. 15,000 (urgent fee: Rs. 27,000)
  • Standard 72-page passport with 10-year validity: Rs. 24,750 (urgent fee: Rs. 40,000)

Application Process

Applicants can apply for an e-passport at any passport office across the country. The e-passport service is also expected to be rolled out at Pakistani mission offices in Europe, the USA, and other countries in the near future.

With the introduction of the e-passport, Pakistan has taken a significant step towards enhancing travel security and convenience for its citizens.

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