To apply for a Pakistan Tourist Visa online, follow these steps:
Create an account: Visit the Pakistan Online Visa System (POVS) website and click on the “Create Account” button. Enter your email address, password, and other required information. Once you have created your account, verify your email address by clicking on the link sent to you.
Fill out the visa application form: Log in to your POVS account and click on the “Apply Now” button. Select “Tourist Visa” from the visa category options. Carefully fill out the online visa application form, providing accurate and complete information about yourself, your travel plans, and your purpose for visiting Pakistan.
Upload required documents: Scan and upload the following documents:
Pay the visa fee: Pay the applicable visa fee using a valid credit or debit card. The fee varies depending on your nationality and the duration of your stay in Pakistan.
Submit the application: Once you have completed the form, uploaded the required documents, and paid the visa fee, review your application carefully to ensure all information is correct. Then, click on the “Submit” button to submit your application.
Track your application status: You can track the status of your application by logging into your POVS account and clicking on the “Track Application” tab. You will receive an email notification once your application has been processed.
Processing times for Pakistan Tourist Visas typically range from 48 to 72 hours. If your application is approved, you will receive an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) via email. You can print the ETA and present it at the immigration counter upon arrival in Pakistan.
Please note that these are general guidelines, and the specific requirements for obtaining a Pakistan Tourist Visa may vary depending on your nationality and circumstances. It is always advisable to check the latest information and requirements on the POVS website before applying.