National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) is offering two types of identity cards to facilitate the Pakistani community living abroad. These cards offer valuable benefits and incentives to the card holders. Following section will help you to choose the right Identity Card for you and follow the procedure to apply for this card.
Apply for this card if you are a Pakistani citizen living abroad or a dual nationality holder. Children of Pakistani nationals or dual-nationality holders are also eligible for applying this card.
Click the following links for more information on Smart National Identity Card for overseas Pakistanis (SNICOP)
Smart National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (SNICOP)
|Application Type||Fee||Delivery Time|
|Normal||£55||31 Working Days (6 Weeks)|
|Urgent||£68||21 Working Days (3 Weeks)|
|Executive||£83||10 Working Days (1 Week)|
|FRC||£10||Same Day Delivery|
|Cancellation due to Death||£6||3 to 7 Working Days|
Home Delivery and a £3 Bank Charges are included in the above price and card will be delivered at your “Present Address” mentioned on Application Form.
To process any type of NADRA CARD, Parents and Spouse NADRA CARD should be valid. In case it's expired then first apply for the renewal of the same. In case anyone of the said relations has been expired/died, then that card will be cancelled first. For cancellation of NADRA CARD of deceased Parents/Spouse, death certificate is mandatory.
POC applicants are may apply online at https://id.nadra.gov.pk or may book an appointment with the consulate to apply manually.
Applicants planning to visit NADRA offices in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bradford need to book an appointment prior to their visit for processing of NICOP applications and other NADRA services. NADRA staff will not be able to serve the walk-in applicants without appointment. Click the following link for further information: NADARA Appointments