For the renewal of Pakistani passport in Riyadh Embassy or Jeddah consulate in KSA, you have to pay the renewal fee, submit the required documents and wait for the renewal time. We have described the entire procedure from taking an appointment to collecting passport after the renewal.
The validity of the passport
Before applying for the renewal of passport, you need to check the validity of your Pakistani passport. You can only renew your passport when it has a validity of less than one year. They will not entertain your request if the remaining validity of passport is more than a year.
The next step in the renewal of the passport of Pakistan is to take an appointment of either the Riyadh Embassy or Jeddah consulate.
- How to make an appointment with Pakistan Embassy Riyadh?
- How to make an appointment with Pakistan consulate in Jeddah?
Documents required for Pakistan passport renewal
In the next step, you need to ensure that you have all the documents required for Pakistan passport renewal. We have listed down the required documents for Pakistani passport renewal below;
- Iqama + Copy of Iqama
- Passport + Copy of Passport
- National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP) + Copy of NICOP
Visit the Embassy or Consulate
Make sure you visit the Pakistan Embassy in Riyadh or Pakistan consulate in Jeddah for the renewal of Pakistani passport at the time of your appointment. You will be given a token when you reach to the counter for the renewal of passport. We have given the map location of both of them below;
Pakistan passport renewal fees in KSA
You will have to make payment of the fee for the renewal of the Pakistani passport to Riyadh Embassy or Jeddah consulate in KSA. You can either renew the passport for 5 years or 10 years. The fee for the renewal of Pakistan passport in KSA is given below;
Pakistani passport renewal time in KSA
- Pakistan passport renewal time in KSA in normal cases: 40 days
- Pakistani passport renewal time in KSA in emergency cases: 20 days
Although it is said that Pakistani passport renewal time is around 40 and 20 days as mentioned above, however in reality, it takes around 30 days to renew passport normally and 20 days to renew it on an emergency basis.
You might have noticed in the table above that Pakistan passport renewal fee for emergency and normal cases are different in KSA.
Pakistan passport tracking
You can track the status of renewal of your Pakistani passport from this link http://tracking.dgip.gov.pk/. I would suggest you check the status before visiting the Embassy or Consulate for the collection of passports.