Citizens of foreign countries who wish to work and live in Pakistan can apply for this visa.

Application Type

You can apply for two types of visas online :
First Time (New) : You can apply for a new visa if you do not possess a valid Pakistan visa.
Extension : You can apply for a visa extension if you posses a valid Pakistan visa and you are residing in Pakistan.


  • Citizens of foreign countries who have a valid job offer and meet the requirements are eligible to apply for this visa.

Required Documents

  1. Passport
  2. Photograph
  3. SECP registration letter of company
  4. Recommendation letter By BOI/MOI (In case of Extension)
  5. Contact Details of the Sponsor
  6. Undertaking on company letterhead/In case of CPEC/Government approved project, letter from concerned department /ministry
  7. CV of applicant
  8. Covering letter on company’s letter head
  9. Company profile
  10. Employment agreement
  11. FBR NTN certificate of the company

Duration and Validity

  • A Work Visa is granted for 1 years.
  • A Work Visa is valid for Multiple Entries in to Pakistan.
  • A Work Visa is extendable on yearly basis subject to approval.

Processing Time

  • 4 Weeks (Working Days – First Time Entry)
  • 4 Weeks (Working Days – Visa Extension)