Highlights Of New Visa Regime


Following are the highlights of unprecedented liberalization of Visa Regime opening up to the World 175 countries to receive E-Visa Visa on arrival for 50 countries (earlier they were 24) IATA approved Tour Operators will be allowed to bring tourist groups to Pakistan Canadian and British passport holders Sikhs will be allowed to avail this facility Business Visa from 68 countries to 96 countries (Business documented would be needed) Work Visa
ISLAMABAD, (WebPaki / Pakistan News – 25th Jan, 2019 ) :Following are the highlights of unprecedented liberalization of Visa Regime opening up to the World 175 countries to receive E-Visa Visa on arrival for 50 countries (earlier they were 24) IATA approved Tour Operators will be allowed to bring tourist groups to Pakistan Canadian and British passport holders Sikhs will be allowed to avail this facility business Visa from 68 countries to 96 countries (Business documented would be needed) Work Visa: Pak Missions will issue visas on recommendation of BOI Family Visit: 5 years Multiple Entry Visa in 7-10 working days Pak Missions will be allowed to grant 5 years validity and one year stay (Multiple) entry visa to foreigners of Pak origin and their spouses Diplomatic Visa: Tenure of diplomatic /official assignment Tablighi visa: 45 days Missionary visa: 01 year House Aide Visa Student Visa: 02 Years Free movement of foreigners in open cantonment Close cantonments will retain prohibited status Visible signboard to be installed at restricted areas instead of whole district or tehsil Border crossing will be open/non-restricted AJK & GB to be non-restricted Revised list of restricted /prohibited areasVisa Fees being rationalized