To promote investment in the country, the Government of Pakistan is granting a 30 day Single Entry Business Visa On Arrival to the businessmen of following countries listed here.

Interested businessmen are encouraged to apply for the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) at least 48-72 hours prior to their intended date of travel. Please Note: You can state your intent by submitting online visa application through Pakistan Online Visa System – Click on the Apply Now Button to do so. You can travel to Pakistan if you receive a valid ETA in favor of your application.

Application Type

You can apply for following type of visa online :
First Time (New) : You can apply for a new visa if you do not possess a valid Pakistan visa.

Eligibility

  • To avail the Business Visa On Arrival, you must be a citizen of the countries listed here.
NOTE: You may be eligible to Apply for a Tourist Visa On Arrival, please check your eligibility here:

Required Documents

  1. Photograph
  2. Passport
  3. Proof of registration of company which is extending invitation (SECP/ Chamber of Commerce Certificate)
  4. Any of the following:
    • Recommendation letter from CC&I of respective foreign country
    • Invitation letter from business organization duly recommended by concerned trade organization in Pakistan
    • Recommendation letter by the honorary investment counselor of BOI/Commercial Attaché
You are required to upload proof of legal residence,  in case you are not present in your home country and are applying for visa from a third country, it’s a mandatory requirement! The document can be uploaded in the supporting document type: Other

Duration and Validity

  • A Business Visa On Arrival is granted for 30 days

Processing Time

Issuance of Visa is the prerogative of the Government of Pakistan.
  • Interested businessmen are encouraged to apply for the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) at least 48-72 hours prior to their intended date of travel.
How to apply?
Click here to Apply at Nadra website