The POC program endeavors to provide eligible foreigners with unprecedented incentives to get back to their roots, while ensuring that the motherland remains tightly integrated with expatriates worldwide which includes
  • Visa-free entry into Pakistan.
  • Indefinite stay in Pakistan.
  • Exemption from foreigner registration requirements.
  • Permission to purchase and sell property.
  • Right to open and operate bank accounts.

POC Application Process (Form Based)

Detailed Application Procedure

  • Completely filled forms are received at all NADRA Registration Centers inland/abroad and Pakistan Embassies/Consulates abroad.
  • Officials at booking counter see the original documents and attach attested copies with FORM. Applicant provides Bank Receipt/draft for payment proof of POC processing fee and a NADRA receipt is issued. One leaf of NADRA receipt is attached with FORM.
  • Forms along with all required documents are dispatched to NADRA HQ.
  • After processing and printing, cards are dispatched from HQ.
  • Rejections (if any) are informed to concerned offices.


Documentation Requirements


  • Complete POC Form.
  • 2 photographs . (ICAO Standard).
  • Bank Draft/Bank Receipts for Fees payment on account of POC processing and CNIC/NICOP Cancellation(if applicable)
  • Renunciation letter/Affidavit of Ex-Pakistani having CNIC/NICOP(renunciation letter in case of dual status country)
  • Copy of Foreign passport (non-expired)
  • Marriage Certificate of Married Applicants attested by Pak Mission /Foreign Office
  • At least 1 proof of Pakistani origin:
    • Copy of self CNIC/NICOP/MNIC/Pakistani Passport


CNIC/NICOP copy of any of living relative (parents/grandparents/spouse) and a document to show link with that relative like copy of birth certificate, marriage certificate, property document or educational documents. Copy of MNIC/POC/Pakistani Passport is also acceptable for cases wherein eligibility of applicant is proved through.


Note: English translation will be required if document is not in English/Urdu In case of doubt, any supporting document may be demanded.


For further details please refer to the checklist in related downloads or call us on our UAN number 111-786-100.







  • Ex-Pakistanis and Parents/Grand Parents Based: 7years
  • Spouse Based: 5years

Fee Structure
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