In this article we are writing about the process to renew Pakistani passport from Online Portal. This facility developed by Directorate General of Immigration and Passport with the technical collaboration of NADRA.
The following steps can be follow to get Passport online:
- When you open then a Disclaimer displayed on first screen informing the visitors that “Beware of Identity Theft!
Director General Immigration & Passport Government of Pakistan has introduced service of Online Renewal of Passport for Pakistani Diaspora. Online Applications for Pakistan’s Passport Renewal can Only be submitted at https://onlinemrp.dgip.gov.pk/ – We Do NOT have any COLLABORATION with any website- Beware that Government of Pakistan does not take responsibility of any misuse of provided data or any loss of payment made on any other website for Pakistani Passport for renewal.”
Official Link of Machine Readable Passport
NOTICE REGARDING DELIVERY OF PASSPORTS TO ONLINE PASSPORT APPLICANTS
Online applicants are hereby informed that the system of online passport renewal is operational. The Overseas Pakistani Passports holders can apply for renewal of their passports through online passport facility whose passports have expired or will expire within next 12 months. However, it was earlier notified that due to disruption of flight operations world-wide, the delivery of passports was suspended w.e.f 23th March, 2020 to 07th May, 2020. Now DHL Courier Service has resumed its operations world-wide, except where there is still complete lock down. The DHL started its operation with the following conditions;
The DHL, however, cannot guarantee transit time for any destinations due to the current Covid-19 pandemic until the situation normalizes. Therefore, no claim for delay in deliveries of passports will be acceptable until everything is back to normal globally.
e-Services Portal is the front door to Directorate General of Immigration and Passports for online service for Pakistani citizens around the world. You can use e-Services Portal to:
- Apply for renewal of your Machine Readable Passport, if your passport has expired OR its validity is less than 12 months.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Online applicants are hereby informed that all kinds of LOST AND MODIFICATION categories in passports i.e. changes in Name, father/spouse name, marital status, Date of Birth, Dual Nationality, profession, photograph, previous passport number and religion) are not permissible in the online passport application for renewal system under URL: https://onlinemrp.dgip.gov.pk/. Applicants are advised to visit their nearest foreign missions for issuance of passports other than renewal category. For detail please visit our website to see Policy Guidelines.
Requirements for Renewal of Passport
Before applying please have the following ready:
- Supporting documents.
- Photograph up to 5MB captured as explained in the Photograph Tutorial.
- Fingerprint form, filled as explained in the Fingerprint Tutorial.
- Valid Credit Card for online payment of your application fee.