format). For the latest fee schedule please see the
'Consular Fee' section of the Embassy website.
NICOP form in black ink only. NICOP Form is available on
present address in Ireland & permanent address in Pakistan
should be attested by a Pakistani having Computerized
National Identity Card of Pakistan (except blood relative)
and also attach photocopy of National Identity Card of the
photographs (1.5"x2") attested by Garda or GP (one from front
side & one from back side)
can be seen at Subject 'Consular Fee' on the website. (Separate bank draft
/ Pay Order for each application
in Euros in the name of Embassy of Pakistan, Dublin).
photograph (1.5"x2") on specified space on application form
and attach an additional photograph with the form.
sets of photocopies of:-
Form duly filled in with photograph pasted in relevant
section of form
Old Identity Card of
Pakistani Passport (first two pages &
Irish visa page)
Attester NICOP/CNIC copy
Proof of Address
In case of
children attach photocopies of two sets of:-
Birth Certificate of the child and S1 Form
Irish passport/Pakistani passport
Parents Pakistani Identity cards
Form “B” from Pakistan, if obtained
If children can not sign, affix their thumb impression
photocopy of the filled in NICOP form with pasted photograph
forms should be sent to the Embassy on the following
address:- NICOP Section Embassy of Pakistan
1-B, Ailesbury Road Ballsbridge, Dublin-4
your contact telephone number (landline & mobile) and
e-mail address on the forms. forms without e-mail address
will not be accepted.
forms or forms without duplicate sets of photocopies will
not be accepted.
The NICOP/POC processing timeline is 2-3 months. While NICOP
and POC holders are entitled to Visa Free entry applying for
the card is not an option for upcoming travel within the 3-6
months processing time.
It is the
responsibility of the applicant to check the status of
his/her application on the NADRA website: <Hyperlink to:
who have applied for a NADRA card in Pakistan MUST mention
their 13-Digit NADRA Card number on their NICOP form. Minors
applying MUST mention their Child Registration Certificate
(CRC) Number. Otherwise, their application will be rejected
and they would be required to re-apply with a fresh fee.
information on National Identity Card for Overseas
Pakistanis and the Pakistan Origin Card, please visit
NADRA's official website.