CONSULAR SECTION (Visas, Attestations & Nationality)

Due to Covid-19 Pandemic, all consular services will be provided only by Appointment. 

VISITING HOURS (only by appointment)

Monday to Friday: 10:30 am to 12:30pm

Tel:  +47 241 261 06/ +47 241 261 04 (Calling hours 01 pm-03 pm)

Email for appointment of Consular services :

No applicant will be entertained without appointment

Tel:  +47 241 261 03 / +47 241 261 05


NADRA Helpline: +92-51-2770000

Consular Services

Forms and Instructions regarding

Registered return envelope must be attached with all the documents sent through courier services.

(A) : Form and Instructions regarding Renunciation of Nationality:

Please download instructions above regarding required documents.

If your children already have Norwegian citizenship, please DO NOT enter their names in Form-X. If UDI has offered citizenship to children below 21 years, please enter their names in their father’s Renunciation Application along with Original Offer letters in their names from UDI. If father has already acquired Norwegian citizenship then the child must wait until 21 to submit his/her own renunciation case.

Please Note:      Applicant must write his/ her name at the backside of photographs.


(B): Attestation

 Attestation Fee: (Payable at embassy counter with visa debit card)

  • NOK 200/- Normal
  • NOK 400/- Urgent (Delivered back in 24 hours )

Embassy’s Account number 7878-05-28051

BIC: DNBANOKK IBAN: NO6078780528051

Rules for Attestation of Documents

  1. All documents issued by Pakistani authorities that needs to be presented to Norwegian authorities would be attested by the Embassy provided;
  •                  These are attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad or by one of its Camp Offices in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar  and Quetta.
  1. All documents issued by the Norwegian authorities that needs to be presented to the Pakistani authorities would be attested by the Embassy provided;
  •                     These are attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway.

All documents having no connection with Norway Government like Power of Attorney by Pakistani Origin Norwegian passport holders or otherwise, do not need attestation from local Notary Public or Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mandatory Requirements for Attestation of all Power of Attornies Related To Movable/Immovable Properties

  1. Applicant must bring Original Power of Attorney .
  2. Origional and Copy of POC/NICOP/NIC of the person giving (Giver of Power of Attorney).
  3. Copy of Pakistani ID card/NICOP/POC of the Beneficiary (To whom POA is being given)
  4. Copy of the proof of ownership (Registry, Fard etc.)
  5. All individuals giving the Power of Attorney must be physically present at the Consular Window at the Embassy.
  6. The Power of Attorney must be signed by two witnesses of Pakistani Origin . A copy of their NICOP/POC/NIC or Norwegian passport should be attached.
  7. The POA should have latest photo of the person “Giver of Power of Attorney” in case of movable/immovable property.
  8. The documents must be signed in front of the Consular Officer of the Embassy who will write “signed in my presence without prejudice to the contents of documents” before signatures.
Report of the Lost Pakistani Passport

(C): Registration of Birth:

Fee: (Payable at embassy counter with visa debit card)

Fee NOK 124/-

Embassy’s Account number 7878-05-28051

BIC: DNBANOKK IBAN: NO6078780528051

  Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ) Regarding Dual Citizenship 

Q) After the enforcement of dual citizenship legislation in Norway, can I hold dual citizenship of Pakistan and Norway?

A) Since 1 January 2020, Norwegian citizens can hold one or more citizenships in addition to their Norwegian citizenship. According to the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI), applicants of Norwegian citizenship are not required to renounce their previous citizenship any longer. However, at present, the Citizenship law of Pakistan does not allow dual citizenship for Norwegian nationals.

Q) Is there a dual citizenship agreement between Pakistan and Norway.

A) The possibility of a dual citizenship agreement between Pakistan and Norway is under consideration on both sides. A decision would be taken in due course after the necessary legislative and procedural formalities are completed on both or either side.

Q) Can I retain my Pakistani passport if I have acquired Norwegian citizenship after 1 January 2020?

A) New Norwegian nationals holding Pakistani passports may continue to retain their passport for the duration of its validity. After its expiry, the passport will not be renewed by the Embassy until official notification by the Government of Pakistan allowing dual citizenship for Norwegian nationals.

Q) I had acquired Norwegian nationality before the enforcement of dual citizenship legislation in Norway and had renounced my Pakistani citizenship at the time. Can I reclaim my Pakistani citizenship now?

A) Old Norwegian nationals who had renounced their Pakistani citizenship to acquire Norwegian citizenship, will be able to reclaim their Pakistani citizenship after a dual citizenship arrangement has been reached between Pakistan and Norway, and after completion of the required procedure. The procedural requirements will be announced by the Embassy in due course.

(D): MRP (Machine Readable Passports):

Fee: (Payable at embassy counter with visa debit card)

Separate fees receipt is required for each applicant in case of family or group.

Embassy’s Account number 7878-05-28051

BIC: DNBANOKK IBAN: NO6078780528051

( 10 Years passports issued only to the applicants age 15 years are above )

Validity Pages Ordinary ( 20 days ) Urgent ( 10 days )
5 years 36 pages 280 NOK 480 NOK
5 years 72 pages 510 NOK 850 NOK
5 years 100 pages 560 NOK 1110 NOK
10 years 36 pages 504 NOK 864 NOK
10 years 72 pages 918 NOK 1530 NOK
10 years 100 pages 1008 NOK 1998 NO
Documents Required:

Note: All applicants must also present originals of these documents.

  • A copy of Valid National Identity Card (CNIC/NICOP).
  • A copy of Pakistani Passport (from page 1-3)
  • In case the applicant is below 18 years, please provide a copy of NICOP/CRC Form (Computerized registration certificate) from NADRA (Form-B from NADRA).
  • A copy of Valid Norwegian Resident Permit (oppholdstillatelse).
  • Foreign Passport along with its two copies (for dual nationality holders only).
  • Fresh NOC required for the Government Employee/Officers from their respective department.
  • For First time passport of child, please bring copies and origionals of Birth Certificate with parents names, Parents Passport & CNICs, Birth Registration at Embassy

NOTE: Valid CNIC/NICOP and Resident Card is mandatory for MRP.

For applicants: Below 18 years of age
  • Separate fees receipt is required for each person in case of family or group.
  • Documents: Original Computerized Registration Certificate (CRC)/NICOP issued by NADRA and its photocopy.
  • Parents’ NADRA ID Cards and its Photocopies.
  • Foreign Passport along with its two copies, in case of dual nationality holders only.
  • Attestation by Father / Mother on the form.
In Case of Lost Passport:
  • First Time Loss: Double fees will be charged.
  • Second Time Loss: Quadruple fees will be charged
  • Third Time Loss: Pakistan Mission abroad will issue an emergency passport for return to Pakistan under intimation to Directorate General of Immigration & Passports, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Police Report for the lost passport and valid Visa or Residency proof from the Immigration Department.
  • No photographs & Passport forms are required.
  • For Collection of Passport, Applicant may personally visit the office or family member (Father, Mother, Husband or wife or any blood relative) may collect the passport.



All POC applicants are advised to apply POC online at as manual booking of POC has been stopped. To discourage fake websites and unauthorized agencies from processing the NADRA cards, NADRA has launched 24/7 chat service and an online complaint management system with a response time of 24 hours.

For more details, please visit PAK-ID website https:/

  1. In order to be more efficient and responsive towards applicant’s queries, NADRA has launched online complainant Management System (CMS). Applicants can lodge complaint at CMS and get a reply with resolution of complaint within 48 hours. The web address of CMS is

Details of the Focal Person at NADRA Headquarters are as under:

Name                    :         Syed Imran Haider, Deputy Director (IOD)

Contact Details     :         Office No. 051-90391927

Email Address      :

Applicants can also approach NADRA through NADRA Call Center at +92-51-111-786-100

NADRA has stopped Processing of all Form Based Applications, NADRA Cards can be applied Online.

For more information visit the site or call 0092-51-111 786 100

NADRA technical Support is available for assistance in online application. Kindly make an account on NADRA website using above link, an email will be received from NADRA. Kindly verify your account by clicking on the link in that email and then launch desired application (NICOP or POC).

Applicants who applied before December 15, 2015, Their POC/NICOP cases are sent via Diplomatic Bag, Kindly click on link below to find out tracking numbers.

(F): Visa applications:

Important Notice 

  • With effect from 01 February 2021, all Category Visas for Pakistan would be issued Online. No Visa Application would be entertained at the Embassy manually

  • All applicants for Pakistani visa are requested to apply through the link given below:


In case of complaints, you are requested to email the embassy with your issue at

Documents Required for visa: 

Family Visit Visa

The family visit visa category is designed for Foreign Passport holders of Pakistani Origin/ background and their spouses to visit Pakistan and stay with their family members. The following documents must be attached in online visa application:

  1. Photograph
  2. Passport
  3. Any one of the following documents;
    • Marriage certificate and Pak ID card of husband or wife
    • Pak Birth Certificate
    • Norwegian Birth Certificate and Pak ID card of any one of the parents
    • Any other document which proves the applicant’s Pak origin/background 
    • Tourist Visa

      A Tourist Visa allows the citizens of 190 countries to visit Pakistan for tourism purposes.

      The documents required for Tourist visit visa are as under:

      • Confirmed Hotel Booking details


      • Sponsor/Invitation letter attested by Notary Public alongwith Pakistani ID Card or Passport copy of the person sponsoring.


      • Letter from Tourist Operator recognized by Tourist Services Department of Pakistan
      • Any other document required by Embassy of Pakistan.
  • Applicants who possess passports of countries other than Norway and Iceland must produce proof of legal residence in Norway.

(Instructions for VISA of Children under 12 years.)

In case of minors (under 12 years),  birth certificate (fødselsattest) with both parents name alongwith passports of the  both parents must be uploaded. After submitting visa application form, both parents must visit Embassy with origional passports to sign Parents consent form. If any of the parents is unable to come in person, an authority letter (fullmakt) must be attached, which is mandatory. In case the applicant is residing abroad or out of city then Parents consent form must be signed in front of Notary Public .

Emergency Contact Numbers:

The following may be contacted in case of real emergency on weekend and holidays only.

   1.  Mr. Umer Saleem                         Mobile No. 0047-96960321

   2. Embassy Phone No.                     Mobile No. 0047-24126100


 Note : Non resident nationals of other countries should obtain visa from their country of origin

Pilgrim Visa

Applicants identifying themselves as Pilgrim Tourists can apply online visa through Pakistan Online Visa System ( for religious tourism. All Norwegian Sikh Yatrees of Indian Origin or Indians having permanent residence in Norway may apply  visa under the category “Pilgrim Toursim”

Visa Procedure for Afghan Nationals/ Norwegians with Afghan origin

Afghan Nationals and Norwegian/Icelandic passport holders with Afghan background can now apply visa online in “Tourist Visit” category through the link However, applicants holding Refugee status passports would continue to apply visas at the Embassy by post.

Afghans/Norwegian Afghans applying online must follow the steps given below:

  1. Upload Sponsor/guarantor letter on Stamp Paper duly attested by the Notary Public in Pakistan (in origional) alongwith Pakistani ID Card copy of the invitee/sponsor. After applying visa online, send the origional Sponsor letter by post to Embassy of Pakistan postboks 4051 AMB, 0244 Oslo. Please do not send your passport or any other document.
  2. Applicants must apply in Tourist Visa Category. If an applicant applies in wrong category then the visa application will be cancelled and applicant have to apply again in right category with new visa fee.
  3. Those applicants who have Pakistani wife or husband can apply in “Family Visit” category with NADRA issued marriage certificate and Pak ID card of the wife or husband.
Holders of Travelbevis/ Travel document must apply by post by following the steps given below:

Note: Visas to Travel document holders is currently on hold until further notice.

Payment for visa is to be paid in DNB account No. 7878-05-28051. A complete Payment Receipt showing account number of embassy and applicants name must be attached with the Visa applications. If cash is found in the applicant’s envelope, the visa application will be cancelled/ voided.


  • A correctly filled visa application form . No column should be left blank.(download form)
  • Applicant must provide two addresses in Pakistan. One address of his Sponsor and the other where he is going to stay.
  • Visa fee for Travel Document is 400 NOK, to be paid in account No. 7878-05-28051, and attach complete receipt in original showing embassy’s account number in which fee is deposited. Print outs of Registered Payment (registrert betaling), reserved payment will not be accepted.
  • If a payment is made at bank or online then attach printout of receipt mentioning applicant name and embassy’s account number
  • 02 colour passport size recent photos.
  • Passport in original along with a photocopy of first two pages.
  • Sponsor/guarantor letter on Stamp Paper duly attested by the Notary Public in Pakistan (in origional) alongwith Pakistani ID Card copy of the invitee/sponsor. Photocopy of Invitation letter will not be accepted.
  • If an applicant is married to a Pakistani national, he/she must  attach NADRA marriage certificate and Pak ID card of  husband or wife, instead of Invitation/sponsor letter. Name of the husband must be mentioned  on the Pak ID card of the spouse.
  • Copy of the residence card (oppholdstillatelse). Please DO NOT send original card.
  • Photocopy of CNIC of a Pakistani citizen. The card is issued by NADRA in Pakistan or invitation letter form a Pakistani citizen along with a valid ID’s copy.
  • Return envelope along with your name and address and recommended post tickets on it.
  • Send by post to: Embassy of Pakistan, Holmeneien 21, Postboks 4051, AMB 0244 Oslo, Norway.
It is advised to send applications as recommended post so you can track your application on and check when we receive your application. Telephone or email inquires about receipt of Visa Application will NOT be answered.

Please do not buy tickets before you receive your visa. Embassy will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.

Please do not request for personal/manual handling, this will only delay the procedure.

The procedure takes about 4-6 weeks from the day we receive a complete application.

Telephone Enquiries: 00 47- 24 12 61 06 Timings 1:30 – 2:30.

*The visa is only issued for 30 days once a calendar year and  Visit visa.  Please do not pay more than 400 NOK per application.

Visa-prosedyre for afghanske statsborgere / nordmenn med afghansk opprinnelse :

Afghanske statsborgere og norsk / islandsk passinnehavere med afghansk bakgrunn kan nå søke visum online i kategorien “Tourist Visit” via lenken Imidlertid vil søkere som har pass for flyktningestatus/Reisebevis fortsette å søke visum på ambassaden per post.

Afghanere / norske afghanere som søker online må følge trinnene nedenfor:

  1. Last opp sponsor / garantibrev på Stamp Paper behørig attestert av Notarius publicus i Pakistan (opprinnelig) sammen med pakistansk ID-kortkopi av inviterte / sponsor. Etter å ha søkt visum online, send det opprinnelige sponsorbrevet med posten til ambassaden i Pakistan postboks 4051 AMB, 0244 Oslo.Vennligst ikke send passet ditt eller noe annet dokument.
  2. Søkere må søke i turistvisakategorien. Hvis en søker søker i feil kategori, vil visumsøknaden bli kansellert, og søkeren må søke igjen i riktig kategori med nytt visumavgift.
  3. De søkere som har pakistansk kone eller mann, kan søke i kategorien “Family Visit” med NADRA utstedt vigselsattest og Pak ID-kort til kona eller mannen.

Innehavere av Reisebevis / Reisedokument må søke per post ved å følge trinnene nedenfor:

Krav som MÅ utføres for å få visum:

  • Korrekt utfylt visum søknad

(lastes ned her)

  • Har du norsk pass, betal 400 NOK til konto 7878-05-28051 og legg ved kvitteringen. Søkere med afghansk pass betaler ikke visumgebyr. Utskrift av “registrert betaling” fra nettbank er akseptert, men reservert betaling vil ikke bli akseptert. Kontanter er ikke akseptert. 
  • 2 passbilder, farget.
  • Kopi av passet og orginal Pass. Har du norsk reisedokument/reisebevis, send kopi av oppholdtillatelsen.
  • Invitasjon/sponsor brev  fra Pakistan attestert fra Notarius Publicus i Pakistan i orginal format, (kopi aksepteres ikke) sammen med kopi av  Pakistansk ID av personen som inviterer søkeren. 
  • Om søkeren er gift med Pakistansk statsborger, må vedkommende legge ved NADRA vigselsattest (nikahnama), og Pakistansk id-kort av ekstefelle, i stedet for invitasjon/sponsor brev. Navnet til mannen må være på Pakistansk id-kort til kona.
  • Klar og lesbar kopi av POR (Bevis på registrering Card) av pakistansk statsborger boende i Pakistan.ID-kortet  utstedes av NADRA i Pakistan
  • Ferdig frankert (med frimerker) konvolutt med ditt navn og din adresse på.
  • Søkeren skal sende  posten som rekomanndert sending til addressen Holmeneien 21, Postboks 4051, AMB 0244 Oslo, Norway , slik at du kan sjekke når vi mottok din søknad. E.Post og telefon forespørsler om vi har mottatt søknaden vil ikke bli besvart.
  • Søkeren skal ikke kjøpe billett før visumet er godkjent.  Ambassaden er ikke ansvarlig for billetter som kjøpt/kjøpes før visumprosessen er ferdig. 

Ingen forespørsler om personlig behandling, det vil kunne forsinke behandligstiden.

Behandlingstiden er minimum 4-6 uker, fra vi mottar en komplett søknad.


*Det utstedes kun visum for 30 dager, en gang per kalenderår og kun besøksvisum. . Vennligst ikke betal mer enn 400 NOK per søknad.

Telephone Enquiries: 00 47- 24 12 61 06  Timings 1:30 – 2:30.