Whether you’re in the UK, USA, UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Australia, or any other country, the process for renewing your NICOP online is almost the same.
Here’s a step-by-step guide
Documents required for NICOP renewal
The following documents are required for NICOP renewal:
- Current NICOP
- A valid foreign passport or Pakistani passport with a valid resident permit
- Recent photograph (passport size)
Depending on the type of change that needs to be made to NICOP, you may also need other papers.
NICOP renewal fee
The NICOP renewal fee varies depending on the country where you are applying. Here is a table of the fees for the most common countries:
|New Zealand||A||USD 39|
|United Kingdom||A||USD 39|
|United States of America||A||USD 39|
|All other countries||B||USD 20|
You can pay the NICOP renewal fee online with a credit or debit card.
Please note that the NICOP renewal fee may change from time to time. It is always best to check with the Pak-Identity website for the latest information.
NICOP Renewal time
Hey there! Need to know how long it takes to renew your NICOP?
The time varies depending on where you’re applying and how complex your case is. But in general, you can expect to receive your new NICOP within 7-10 working days of submitting your application.
If you’re applying from a country that’s not on the Pak-Identity website, or if your case is complex (e.g., you’re changing your name or address), it may take longer.
You can track the status of your application online using the tracking number you received when you submitted your application.
How to apply for NICOP Renewal- Step by Step Guide
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- Head to the Pak-Identity website and create an account if you don’t already have one.
- Click on “New Application” and then “Issuance of Identity Document (CNIC, NICOP, FRC, POC)”.
- Click on “Identity card (CNIC, NICOP, POC)” and then “National identity card (For Pakistanis residing Overseas/Dual Nationals) – NICOP”.
- When asked if you already have a NICOP, reply with “Yes”.
- Enter your NICOP number and date of issue.
- Select “Modify data on NICOP such as mother name, date of birth, address, etc”.
- Start your application!
NICOP Renewal Application
The NICOP renewal application process involves the following steps:
- Application Details: Enter your basic information, such as your name, date of birth, and gender.
- Payment: Pay the NICOP renewal fee online with a credit or debit card.
- Personal Information: Provide your contact information and address.
- Relative Details: Enter the names and dates of birth of your parents.
- Address / Delivery Detail: Enter your current address and the address where you want to receive your new NICOP.
- Card Delivery address: Specify whether you want your new NICOP to be delivered to your current address or another address.
- Verifier Information: Enter the name and contact information of a person who can verify your identity.
- Upload Supporting Documents: Upload scanned copies of your required documents, such as your current NICOP and passport.
- Review: Review your application and make sure that all of the information is correct.
- Declarations: Read and agree to the terms and conditions.
- Submit application: Submit your application.
- Delivery of NICOP at the address: Your new NICOP will be mailed to the address you provided in your application.
Can I renew my NICOP online?
Yes, you can renew your NICOP online by visiting NADRA’s official website: https://id.nadra.gov.pk/.
How to renew NICOP online?
- Go to the NADRA website and create an account or log in if you already have one.
- Choose the “NICOP Renewal/Modification” category.
- Provide your NICOP number and upload a photo.
- Pay the prescribed fee.
- Provide other details, such as your address and delivery address for your new NICOP.
- Download and then upload the Data Acquisition Form.
- Review the information and submit it.
- Your renewed NICOP will be mailed to the address you provided online.
What documents are required for NICOP renewal?
You will need the following documents to renew your NICOP:
- A photo of yourself
- A valid Pakistani or foreign passport
- Your current NICOP
Other documents may be required depending on your individual circumstances.
Can I renew my NICOP before it expires?
Yes, you can renew your NICOP before it expires.
Why should I renew my NICOP?
You should renew your NICOP because it is a mandatory requirement in many places. You may face problems if your NICOP is expired or not renewed.
Is there an age limit for NICOP renewal?
No, there is no age limit for NICOP renewal.
How much does it cost to renew my NICOP?
The cost of renewing your NICOP varies depending on the country where you live, the delivery address of your new NICOP, and the application processing priority.
How long does the NICOP renewal process take?
The NICOP renewal process can take 7, 23, or 31 days, depending on the priority you choose (executive, urgent, or normal).
Can I track the status of my NICOP renewal application?
Yes, you can track the status of your NICOP renewal application online from the account where you applied for renewal.
Can I update my information during the renewal process?
You can update some information during the renewal/modification process, but you will need to provide additional documentation to support your changes.
Can I apply for an urgent NICOP renewal?
Yes, you can apply for an urgent NICOP renewal by selecting the “Urgent” or “Executive” category. The executive category is the fastest option.