Syed Sajjad Haider

Born in 1962. Holds degrees of M.Sc. and MBA.Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1992.Served at Headquarters as Section Officer (1994-1996 and 2002-2003)

Director (2004-2007) and Director General (2014-2015)Held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Missions abroad: Dar-es-Salam (1996-1998), Bishkek (1998-2000), Athens (2003-2004), Seoul (2007-2010), Jakarta (2010-2014) and Pyongyang (2016-2019).

Currently Ambassador of Pakistan to Kuwait and He is married.

 Embassy Officials



H.E Syed Sajjad Haider


(+965) 25327647


Mr. Ashar Shahzad


(+965) 25310948


Mr. Tanveer Ahmad

First Secretary

(+965) 25336643



Commercial Secretary

(+965) 25327649



Community Welfare Attaché

(+965) 25322917


Birg. Haroon Ishaq Raja

Defence Attache, (Based in Riyadh)

(+966) 14887932


Mr. Ata ur Rehman

System Incharge (MRP)  






Passport Form A above 12 years old

Passport Form B above 12 years old

Pakistan Visa Application

Registration Form for Pakistani Community

Attestation Fees

Relationship affidavit form


Issuance of manual passports is being discontinued except in case of serious emergency/compelling reason. Availing this facility involves submission of documents and duly filled out forms. These forms are available at the embassy & can also be downloaded from the web site.

New Manual Passport

  1. Application on prescribed form ‘A’

  2. Passport in original along with photocopy of the first two pages.

  3. Photocopy of either CNIC or NICOP

  4. Four photographs.

  5. In case of a Child acquiring fresh passport, original birth certificate of child, duly attested by the local Ministries of Health and Foreign Affairs, and Original passport/CNIC/NICOP of mother and father are required.

  6. If CNIC/NICOP has not been previously acquired an application for the same is to be made in the adjacent NADRA Office and copy of the application is to be attached with the passport form. In such cases, one year validity passports are issued. After receiving CNIC/NICOP the applicants are encouraged to apply for MRP.

  7. In case of Lost Passport a report from local Police station/immigration authorities is required.

For Renewal/Endorsement of Passport: 

  1. Form C duly filled.

  2. Photocopy of passport.

  3. Photocopy of NICOP / NIC.

  4. Copy of Residence permit

  5. Two photographs of child, being endorsed in passport
  6. Extension in passports is granted for limited validity.


The Government of Pakistan has decided to discontinue issuance of normal handwritten passports soon. Therefore, all Pakistani nationals must obtain Machine Readable Passport (MRP) 06 months before the expiry of their exiting manual passports.


The applicants have to personally appear without distinction of gender/age to apply for the passport along with the following:-

  1. Original valid National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP) / Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC), along with its one copy.

  2. In case of minor children(under 18 years) their original Child Registration Certificate (CRC)/ Form -B issued from NADRA, or their NICOP may be presented at the time of applying for MRP, along with its one copy.

  3. Original current Pakistani passport along with its one copy.

  4. In case of dual nationals, please bring original passport of that country and its copy along with the Pakistani passport.

Passport Fees:


Fee for 5 Years Validity

Fee for 10 Years Validity





MRP (36 Pages)

11.500 K.D

19.000 K.D

17.500 K.D

29.000 KD

MRP (72 Pages)

21.750 K.D

34.000 K.D

32.000 K.D

52.250 KD

MRP (100 Pages)

22.750 K.D

45.250 K.D

34.750 K.D

69.500 KD

Application Procedure:

Applications for MRPs are accepted during Sunday-Thursday at 0800-1200 hours except on public holidays. Upon reaching the embassy the applicants should obtain their queue token from the reception and deposit fee at Counter No 1 in consular hall. Applicant should present all required documents to the official at the counter. the applicants after depositing fee are requested to proceed to the MRP Section for finger prints, photographs and data entry as per their turns. 


Delivery period for ordinary passports is about 6 weeks, while urgent passports are delivered in minimum 3 Weeks. Applicants are advised to collect their new passports from the embassy in person by presenting computer generated token/receipt and  previous original passport. The new passports can be collected during Sunday-Thursday from 1300-1600 hours except on public holidays.

Issuance of Passport in lieu of Lost Passport:

In case of loss of passport following additional requirements are mandatory:-

  1. Report from the local Police station/immigration authorities

  2. Photocopy of the lost passport or its number, date and place of issue.

Fees for issuance of Passport in lieu of lost passport are given in the following:-

For first lost passport (ordinary fee)

22.750 KD

For first lost passport (urgent fee)

37.750 KD

For second lost passport (ordinary fee)         

45.250 KD

For second lost passport (urgent fee)

75.500 KD

New passports in place of lost passports are issued only if the previous passport(s) has been verified by the concerned issuing office.

Applicants are advised to have their passports in safe custody so as to avoid loss/damage of this important travel document.
If the passport is lost for the third time, further renewal is subject to its approval from authorities concerned in Islamabad. 

Important Notes:

In case the applicants are below 18 years of age, they should be accompanied by their father/mother/legal guardian, along with the latter’s original passport and its one copy. The father/mother/legal guardian will be required to sign at a form which will be provided at the time of application.

Applicants’ thumbs and index fingers of both right and left hands should be without any indelible colouring e.g. ink or henna (menhdi) for proper finger prints.

No endorsement in MRP is possible.

  1. Names of children cannot be included in parent’s passport.

  2. For applicants serving in the Government of Pakistan service, no objection letter from their parent department and authorization from Directorate General of Immigration and Passports are also mandatory.

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Educational Documents:

Nikkah Nama:

Death/Birth Certificates:

Divorce Certificate:

Power of Attorney (From Kuwait):

Power of Attorney (From Pakistan):

Driving License Attestation:

Police Character Certificate:

Sponsorship Affidavit:

Miscellaneous Documents:

Attestation Fee:



Educational Documents

2 KD


2 KD

Certificates of Technical Skills

2 KD

All Education Documents Issued by Pakistani Schools in UAE

2 KD

Nikkah Nama

2 KD

Death Certificates

2 KD

Death Certificates issued by NADRA

2 KD

Divorce Certificates

2 KD

Power of Attorney

3 KD

Driving License

2 KD

Police Character Certificate

2 KD

Birth Certificates

2 KD

Sponsorship Affidavit

3 KD

All Documents issued by Kuwaiti Authorities

2 KD


Visa applications along with the passports may be deposited at the Consular Section of the embassy from 0900 hrs to 1200 hrs on any working day. The applicants may be invited for interview if required. Visa processing by the Embassy may take 02 weeks. Some cases are even required to be referred back to Pakistan for authoritie’s approval, therefore it may take longer time.
Following are the general instructions/requirements for submission of visa applications :-

Note :  The Embassy reserves the right to refuse visa without assigning any reason.


NICOP (National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis) is a registration document to be issued to a valid/legitimate citizen of Pakistan. It is mandatory for all Pakistani nationals residing aboard to obtain NICOP.

Documents Required:

  1. Application forms for NICOP are available at the embassy and its website. The form can be filled in and printed on the following link of NADRA’s website:-
  2. The filled in NICOP form in block letters should be accompanied by the following:-

Application Process:






Issuance of fresh NICOP(first time)

7 KD


Duplicate/ Modification/ Renewal of NICOP with change

8 KD


National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) in Islamabad issues NICOP. The processing may take 3-4 months time.


The status of NICOP application can be tracked on the following link by entering the NADRA receipt numbers except for the initial “00” digits.


  1. The NICOP issuance may take longer than the routine processing time; in case, the data you have provided is incorrect, ineligible and mismatches with the NADRA data warehouse records i.e. photos, name change, Pakistani/Foreign address, thumb impression/applicant signature. It may also take longer due to any unforeseen reasons.

  2. If during the process the card status changes to “REJECTED”, you’ll be required to provide additional requirements, as it’ll be prescribed in the “REMARKS” column.


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The POC program endeavors to provide eligible foreigners with unprecedented incentives to get back to their roots, while ensuring that the motherland remains tightly integrated with expatriates worldwide which includes

Documents Required:

Application forms for POC are available at the embassy and its website. The form can also be filled in and printed on the following link of NADRA’s website:-

The filled in POC form in block letters should be accompanied by the following:


At least 1 proof of Pakistani origin:

  1. Copy of Pakistani/foreign passport
  2. Copy of CNIC/NICOP/NIC
  3. Proof of property owned in Pakistan
  4. Copy of CNIC/NICOP of blood relative


    In case of doubt, any supporting document may be demanded. Issuance of POC to foreign spouses is temporarily banned.
    For further details please refer to the checklist in related downloads or call us on our UAN number 111-786-100


The status of POC application can be tracked on the following link by entering the NADRA receipt numbers except for the initial “00” digits.


Details of fee for POC are given in the following:-





Issuance of fresh POC for applicants above 18 years of age

30 KD


Issuance of fresh POC for applicants below 18 years of age

23 KD


Modification/ Duplicate/ Renewal with change of POC for applicants above 18 years of age

43 KD


Modification/ Duplicate/ Renewal with change of POC for applicants below 18 years of age

15 KD


Cancellation of National Identity Card/ Computerised National Identity Card/ National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis

34 KD