NADRA NICOP Application Requirements

NADRA NICOP- (A.K.A. SMART NICOP) APPLICATION

Each NADRA NICOP application type has it’s own requirements in regards to documentation required for processing the application. Please make sure your documentation is complete and present with you when you attend your appointment. Please attend the appointment with ORIGINAL documents where available.

NADRA NICOP – New Application

  • Valid Pakistani/Foreign Passport (If supplying Pakistani Passport then proof of residential status; visa, must be supplied also).
  • Birth Certificate (FULL/LONG Birth certificate showing both parent names).
  • Parents NADRA NICOP or CNIC cards (At least one parent must have their card updated to be showing their marital status as married for a child’s application).
  • If applicant is married then spouses NADRA NICOP card is also required.
  • Marriage Certificate if applicant is married.
  • Spouses NADRA NICOP card if applicant is married.

NADRA NICOP – Renewal Application

For adult renewal:

  • Valid Pakistani/Foreign Passport (If supplying Pakistani Passport then proof of residential status; visa, must be supplied also).
  • Old expired NADRA NICOP card.
  • If the applicants marital status has changed since expired card was issued then Marriage Certificate and Spouses NADRA NICOP card is required.
  • If applicant is not married then both parents NADRA NICOP or CNIC cards are required with the application.
  • If the applicant is divorced or a widow then relevant documentation must also be provided (Divorce Certificate or Death Certificate).

For child renewal:

  • Valid Pakistani/Foreign Passport (If supplying Pakistani Passport then proof of residential status; visa, must be supplied).
  • Old expired NADRA NICOP card.
  • Birth Certificate (FULL/LONG Birth certificate showing both parent names).
  • Parents NADRA NICOP or CNIC cards.

Modification Application

Modification requirements can vary dependant on the modification required. Please telephone our office during office times; 01582599786 to get further information regarding what documents to bring with you to your appointment.


NADRA – POC (Pakistan Origin Card) APPLICATION

New Application

  • Valid Copy of Foreign Passport AND
  • (Surrendered Pakistani Nationality) Applicant’s Pakistani ID (CNIC/NICOP/Passport etc.).

NOTE:

  • – Copy of CNIC/NICOP (If original card is held then must be returned to NADRA HQ).
  • – Cancellation of CNIC/CRC/NICOP must be completed prior to processing of POC application if age is greater than 21 years.
  • – Foreign national applicants (who do not possess Pakistani Nationality) should attach an affidavit with their application (Download Affidavit).
  • – Foreign national applicants who possess Pakistani nationality (dual nationals) are recommended to apply for NICOP or provide renunciation certificate.

OR

  • (Pakistani Parent’s/Grandparents ) CNIC/POC/NICOP/Passport of Parents/ Grandparents AND Document (s) to establish relationship with them (birth certificate/educational documents/etc.).

OR

  • (Relative of Pakistani National: brother/sister/aunt/uncle) CNIC/POC/Passport of the relative AND statement of the relative that establishes relationship with the applicant.

OR

  • (Spouse of Pakistani) Attested copy of marriage certificate AND CNIC/NICOP/Passport of the Pakistan national Spouse AND Your parents are of Pakistani origin or ever held Pakistani nationality AND affidavit (Download Affidavit).

NOTE: Marriage certificate is required to be attested from Pakistan embassy/ mission/ consulate/ foreign office.


NOTE: The above is not an exhaustive list of documents required for each type of application. Extra documentation may be required depending on the nature of your specific case.