Passport Fee in Pakistan have Increased Now!

Passport Fee in Pakistan

We have some news that is not good for people who want to go abroad. The government has slightly increased passport fee in Pakistan, especially for people who need ASAP (Fast Track Category) passports. Let’s have a look at what’s changed now!

New Passport Fee in Pakistan

Well, here’s the updated fee structure for Fast Track applications (local):

Passport PagesFee for 5 Years ValidityFee for 10 Years Validity
MRP (36 pages)Rs.12,500Rs.16,200
MRP (72 pages)Rs.18,500Rs.25,200
MRP (100 pages)Rs.23,000Rs.32,000

As you know, these new fees are effective May 8, 2024.

Passport Fee in Pakistan

So why does it multiply? Govt. Officials said they used to charge a fee for regular and express passports, but they quickly went out of service for the fast track. Now they are all in line.

Here is also some good news. Interior Minister Mohsin Naqvi announced that Karachi and Lahore will get 24/7 passport services (for dedicated passport offices). This means you don’t have to worry about fitting into the passport office visit schedule. Finally, there is little convenience in the passport world.

If you’re planning to apply for or renew your passport in Pakistan, also check our complete guide:

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