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PAKISTAN – Passport and Visa Required

Visa Requirements for U.S. Citizens

NOTE: The embassy/consulate is now jurisdictional (based on the state of residency).  The instruction below is applicable only for the residents from the following states: Washington DC, MARYLAND, WEST VIRGINIA, VIRGINIA, NORTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA, PENNSYLVANIA, GEORGIA, FLORIDA, ALABAMA, MISSISSIPPI, AND TENNESSEE.

For applicants not residing in these states, please contact 202-223-8822 or e-mail us at




  • The Embassy of Pakistan advises that the Visa for employees/associates of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO); humanitarian; missionary organizations, may be delayed several weeks. An invitation from the host organization in Pakistan should also be provided.
  • Visa Processing time varies. For truly business or commercial purposes  – allow between 4 to 6 weeks.  For visiting family members or strictly tourist – allow up to 6 to 8 weeks.  For applicants who works for a religious organization here in the USA, processing time may take 3 to 4 months.  All visa application type requires approval from the Pakistani Government.
  • Applicants may be asked by the embassy or consulate to appear for an interview, if necessary.