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Tourist Visa  |  Pakistan


Visa Requirements


::    Passport valid for six months on exit 

::    Two blank visa pages in passport

::    Copy of passport information page

::    Two recent passport photographs

If you plan to stay in Pakistan for more than three months, please submit five passport photos, rather than the standard two.

::    Completed and signed application form

::    Completed and signed visa checklist form

::    Employer’s letter

The letter from your UK employer (or college/university, if you are a student) must be an original document on company letterhead, signed by your manager or human resources department. It must include your name, confirmation of your employment (or student) status, purpose of visit to Pakistan and expected date of return to work/study.

If you are retired or unemployed, please submit a letter confirming this, along with proof of pension or benefits.

::    Proof of travel arrangements

This must include a copy of your flight booking confirmation and hotel booking confirmation, plus a detailed itinerary or schedule confirming your exact location(s) for each day of the trip. The itinerary can either be provided by your travel agent/tour operator, or submitted as a personal statement.

Your tour operator must also supply a copy of their company registration document from the Government of Pakistan.

::    Proof of address

Please provide either a utility bill (gas, water, electricity), council tax bill, rental agreement or your UK driving license as proof of your current UK address. Whichever document you chose must be no more than three months old, and should be submitted in the original.

::    Proof of financial means

This should be provided as a copy of your most recent monthly bank statement.

::    Trekking permit, if applicable

Travellers planning to go on a trekking expedition must submit a good-quality photocopy of an official trekking permit from the Gilgit-Baltistan Council in Pakistan.

::    Document copies

Please provide a good quality colour photocopy of all original documents submitted. If you plan to stay in Pakistan for more than three months, you must submit four photocopies of each document, rather than just one.



Additional Information


Fees and requirements may vary for applicants who hold dual Pakistani nationality, or are of Indian or Afghan origin.  Please contact us before submitting your application.

All travellers under the age of 18 must apply for their visa in person, accompanied by a parent or guardian, at the Pakistani High Commission. We may be able to assist by pre-checking documents before they are submitted; please see our Services page for more information.

The embassy reserves the right to request additional documents in support of your visa application, and to alter or increase fees without prior notice.

No refund will be given if your visa is cancelled or rejected by the embassy.

Visa and Service Fees


Please note, all fees are charged per individual traveller. Service and processing fees are exclusive of VAT, which will be added at the point of invoice. The total price of your order will depend on the product and the processing service you select. Visa fees are subject to change with no prior notice. Please contact us before placing your order if you require further information.




(from 10 working days)

Single entry visa: £104

Processing centre fee: £25

Handling fee:  £95



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