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April 24, 2017

Foreign Exchange Remittance Card in Urdu

Foreign Exchange Remittance Card in Urdu

Foreign Exchange Remittance Card (FERC) is for the facilitation of Overseas Pakistanis and it has been implemented by the Ministry of Finance in September 2001. Overseas Pakistanis Foundation has been assigned task to issue FER Cards among the overseas Pakistanis. FER Cards are divided in five categories i.e.

  • Silver                     US $2500 or more
  • Silver Plus            US $5000 or more
  • Gold                      US $10000 or more
  • Gold Plus             US $25000 or more
  • Platinum              US $50000 or more

There are certain incentives for the Overseas Pakistanis remitting foreign currency equivalent to US$2500 to US$50000 per annum i.e.

  • Separate counters for special handling at arrival and departure lounges at all international Airports in Pakistan
  • Free issuance and renewal of passport on urgent basis
  • Duty Credit as per Category of Remittance Card
  • Duty Credit can also be utilized for seven items with fixed duty i.e. television, deep freezer, refrigerator, microwave oven, cooking range, washing machine and air conditioner.

Check out the complete details about how to apply for the card, who can apply, where to get the card and other details about the Foreign Exchange Remittance Card in Urdu language.

Foreign Exchange Remittance Card in Urdu Foreign Exchange Remittance Card (FERC) is for the facilitation of Overseas Pakistanis and it has been implemented by the Ministry of Finance in September 2001. Overseas Pakistanis Foundation has been assigned task to issue FER Cards among the overseas Pakistanis. FER Cards are divided in five categories i.e. Silver US $2500 or more Silver Plus US $5000 or more Gold US $10000 or more Gold Plus US $25000 or more Platinum US $50000 or more There are certain incentives for the Overseas Pakistanis remitting foreign currency equivalent to US$2500 to US$50000 per annum i.e. Separate counters for special handling at arrival and departure lounges at all international Airports in Pakistan Free issuance and renewal of passport on urgent basis Duty Credit as per Category of Remittance Card Duty Credit can also be utilized for seven items with fixed duty i.e. television, deep freezer, refrigerator, microwave oven, cooking range, washing machine and air conditioner. Check out the complete details about how to apply for the card, who can apply, where to get the card and other details about the Foreign Exchange Remittance Card

Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership in Urdu

Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership in Urdu

In this post we have described the detailed procedure for Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership in Urdu. Overseas Pakistanis are considered as big asset for the country because they send billions of dollars back home in shape of remittances. According to one estimate of Bureau of Immigration around 95 lacks Pakistanis are living abroad.

Overseas Pakistanis Foundation was established under the Emigration Ordinance 1979 and registered by Guarantee Limited Company under Companies Act 1913. It is public sector Company to be governed under Public Sector Companies of Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan. OPF’s supreme body is Board of Governors who is responsible for all operation.

Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership in Urdu

Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership Form PDF Download

Click below to download Overseas Pakistani Foundation Membership Form in PDF format.

OPF Membership Form

National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis – NICOP

National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP)

NICOP is basically a registration documents for citizen of Pakistan. It is for those Pakistanis who are working or living abroad for any other purpose.

In order to obtain the new NICOP/first time registration following documents are required;

  • Valid Pakistani or Foreign Passport (which is mandatory)
  • CNIC number of any of the blood relatives or citizenship certificate or MNIC/B-Form
  • Birth Certificate or Old NIC or Matriculation Certificate

NICOP is for all Pakistani citizens and that person who holds the computerized CNIC can also obtain NICOP. Valid Pakistani or foreign Passport is optional but CNIC is mandatory for this purpose.

NICOP Form Download

Click on the link below to download the PDF file of NICOP form.

NICOP Form

Delivery Time of NICOP

  • Normal = 31 Days
  • Urgent = 23 Days
  • Fast Track = 9 Days
  • Express = 3 Days
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current Pakistan
Category/Type Zone A Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 4725 5250 6300
NICOP Modification 5250 6300 10500
NICOP Duplicate 5250 6300 10500
NICOP Renewal 4725 5250 6300
New Smart NICOP 7600 8700 10500
Smart NICOP Modification 8400 10000 16300
Smart NICOP Duplicate 8400 10000 16300
Smart NICOP Renewal 7600 8700 10500
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current Pakistan
Category/Type Zone B Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 2625 3150 3675
NICOP Modification 3150 5250 6300
NICOP Duplicate 3150 5250 6300
NICOP Renewal 2625 3150 3675
New Smart NICOP 3500 4500 5400
Smart NICOP Modification 4500 7200 8700
Smart NICOP Duplicate 4500 7200 8700
Smart NICOP Renewal 3500 4500 5400
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current UK (GBP)
Category/Type Zone B Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 33 37 57
NICOP Modification 37 69 101
NICOP Duplicate 37 69 101
NICOP Renewal 33 60 100
New Smart NICOP 48 54 65
Smart NICOP Modification 52 62 105
Smart NICOP Duplicate 52 62 105
Smart NICOP Renewal 48 54 65

* Additional 10 GBP will be charged for MRT Service.

Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current UAE
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 92 110 128
NICOP Modification 110 185 220
NICOP Duplicate 110 185 220
NICOP Renewal 92 110 128
New Smart NICOP 125 160 190
Smart NICOP Modification 160 255 305
Smart NICOP Duplicate 160 255 305
Smart NICOP Renewal 125 160 190
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current KSA
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 94 113 132
NICOP Modification 113 188 225
NICOP Duplicate 113 188 225
NICOP Renewal 94 133 132
New Smart NICOP 125 160 190
Smart NICOP Modification 165 260 310
Smart NICOP Duplicate 165 260 310
Smart NICOP Renewal 125 160 190
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current Canada
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 55 60 70
NICOP Modification 60 70 115
NICOP Duplicate 60 70 115
NICOP Renewal 55 60 70
New Smart NICOP 90 105 125
Smart NICOP Modification 100 120 195
Smart NICOP Duplicate 100 120 195
Smart NICOP Renewal 90 105 125
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current South Africa
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 540 600 720
NICOP Modification 600 720 1200
NICOP Duplicate 600 720 1200
NICOP Renewal 540 600 720
New Smart NICOP 864 994 1195
Smart NICOP Modification 950 1152 1860
Smart NICOP Duplicate 950 1152 1860
Smart NICOP Renewal 864 994 1195
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current Qatar
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 92 110 128
NICOP Modification 110 184 220
NICOP Duplicate 110 184 220
NICOP Renewal 92 110 128
New Smart NICOP 120 160 190
Smart NICOP Modification 160 255 305
Smart NICOP Duplicate 160 255 305
Smart NICOP Renewal 120 160 190
Fee Details of NICOP/SNICOP Current Italy
Category/Type Normal Urgent Executive
New NICOP 50 55 62
NICOP Modification 55 65 97
NICOP Duplicate 55 65 97
NICOP Renewal 50 55 62
New Smart NICOP 66 77 92
Smart NICOP Modification 75 90 145
Smart NICOP Duplicate 75 90 145
Smart NICOP Renewal 66 77 92

Pakistan Origin Card for Foreigners of Pakistani Origin

Pakistan Origin Card (POC)

Pakistan Origin Card is issued to facilitate the eligible foreigners. This card is for those foreigners who have some roots in Pakistan i.e. of Pakistani Origin. For that purpose candidate has to supply some proof of his origin which can be his old CNIC or CNIC of his any living relative etc. NADRA is empowered to issue the POC to those foreigners who have some roots in Pakistan and it provides following facilities;

  • Visa-Free Entry into Pakistan
  • Indefinite stay in Pakistan
  • Exemption from foreigner registration requirements
  • Permission to purchase and sell property
  • Right to open and operate bank account in Pakistan

Procedure to obtain the POC

First of all you need to get the POC form which you can download by clicking on the link given below.

You need to fill the form and submit it with all required documents at any of NADRA’s registration centers inland/abroad or at Pakistan Embassies abroad. Officials at centers will see the original documents and attach the attested copies with form along with Bank Receipt/draft for POC. After checking they will send your documents to NADRA HQ and you will receive your card aft processing and printing.

Documents required for POC

  • Complete POC form
  • 2 latest photographs
  • Bank Draft for fee payment on account of POC
  • Affidavit of ex-Pakistani having CNIC
  • Copy of foreign passport
  • Marriage Certificate of married applicants attested by Pakistani Mission or Foreign Office
  • At least one proof of Pakistani Origin (Copy of own CNIC or living relative’s CNIC)
  • Renunciation Certificate/ Undertaking if applicable
  • English translated copy endorsed by Concerned Embassy/Consulate/Foreign Office will be required if required document is not in Urdu/English.

From Where to Collect the POC Card

  • If you are out of Pakistan, you can collect from Pakistan Mission.
  • If you are in Pakistan, you can collect your card from NADRA Central Distribution Point (CDC)
  • You can also select the home delivery option.

POC Form Download

Click on link below to download the POC form in PDF format.

POC Form

NICOP/POC FEE

Regions NICOP POC
Fresh / Renewal(with no change) Modification Duplicate Cancellation of NICOP/NIC/CNIC Fresh Modification/ Duplicate/Renewal
Above 18 Years Below 18 Years Above 18 Years Below 18 Years
(US$) (US$) (US$) (US$) (US$) (US$) (US$)
Normal
Europe/Far East/USA& Australia 45 50 Cancellation not be processed in Normal 100 50 150 80
Middle East 25 30 100 50 150 80
URGENT
Europe/Far East/USA& Australia 50 60 120 150 80 200 150 200
Middle East 30 50 120 150 80 200 150 200
Executive
Europe/Far East/USA& Australia 60 100 150 200 100 300 200 300
Middle East 35 60 150 200 100 300 200 300

Age Change Fee.

(Age change fee is addition to modification fee)

Category / Type Fee in US$
Up to 1 Year 15
More than 1 year and up to 2 years 25
More than 2 years and up to 3 years 40
More than 3 years 65
Second Time Age Change 125

Note: a) Aforementioned fee is excluding home delivery charges (optional) @ US$ 10/- per applicant).

NADRA Online Complaint for Overseas Pakistanis

Online Complaint to NADRA for Overseas Pakistanis

NADRA provides the facility of online complaint to all overseas Pakistanis. Through online complaint you can address any issue or you can complaint against any person who is not performing his duties according to law. NADRA divided the online complaint into five categories which includes POC, NICOP, CNIC, website related and General. The purpose of this facility is to make things right for all overseas Pakistanis and to remove all difficulties in the procedures of NADRA.

All you have to do is to click on the link given below and submit your complaint by filling the form.

Click here to submit your online compliant to NADRA.

Click here to check the status of your complaint or submit new complaint.