Pakistan e visa
Pakistan announces e-visa for 179 and visa-on-arrival for 50 countries
Pakistan Online Visa System is now open for the citizens of 179 Countries! Moreover, citizens from 50 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa On Arrival under Tourist Category and the citizens from 95 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa on Arrival under Business Category.
Citizens from 50 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa On Arrival under Tourist Category and the citizens from 95 Countries are eligible to apply for Visa on Arrival under Business Category.
Pakistan has announced to ease visa restrictions for tourists from 90 countries, including the US and Europe, in a bid to revive its tourism sector. Citizens of 179 countries will be able to obtain Pakistan e visa, over the internet. visitors from 50 countries, including America, will be able to get their visas on arrival rather than through Pakistani embassies abroad.
The new visa policy, one of the major initiatives taken by the present government, citizens from 179 countries would have Pakistan e visa facility while citizens of 95 countries would enjoy visa on arrival facility. The Ministry of Interior has issued a notification in this regard which reveals that the new policy had come into effect from April 15.
The policy has relaxed the visa requirements for 48 countries, including Brazil, Germany, Iran, Malaysia, Russia, Turkey, China, Sri Lanka, Australia, and Denmark. Travellers from the listed countries will receive visas for a period of three months initially.
However, citizens of some prominent countries like the United States, the United Kingdom, India, and Afghanistan won’t be able to benefit from the new visa regime. The government has also relaxed its visa facilities for diplomats, and government passport holders of 31 countries can also benefit from the new visa policy.
The list of eligible countries for Pakistan e visa please check the following website.