National Database & Registration Authority (NADRA) has established processing counters to issue passports in all NADRA RHO all over Pakistan.
According to a letter issued by NADRA Ministry of Interior State Bank of Pakistan Building Shahr E Jamhuria G-5/2, Islamabad on 2nd June 2023 Prime Minister of Pakistan has authorized NADRA to make passport processing counters in all NADRA Registration Centres.
So, the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif will inaugurate NADRA E Passport counters on 10th June 2023. Now NADRA will issue passports officially to all centers in Pakistan.
All SOP regarding the NADRA Passport issuance facility has been made by the department. In accordance with the directive issued by PM Pakistan regarding the establishment of Passport processing counters, PPC in all NRC has been earmarked.
So, according to the letter which is issued by NADRA passport registration counters will do work officially on 10th June 2023.
In this regard, a meeting has been held with IMPASS and it has been decided that NADRA shall arrange/provide the following.
NADRA Passport Registration Counters Key Features
According to facility issuance by NADRA e passport there are several key features.
1x counter (including table, excessive chair, and 2x applicant chairs)
Network connectivity/adequate network access points along with separate space for placement of IMPASS server.
Appropriate waiting is (preferably separate) as per site dynamics.
Availability of Electrical points for UPS
Lockable cabinets for passport storage preferably 3ftx5ft
Side table/suitable place for scanning and printing equipment and storage of stationery/passport forms.
White background screen for PPC
Establishment of cabin structure/room as per availability of space.
Regions are required to make arrangements for the above-mentioned furniture and fixtures so that proper and timely inauguration of all PPC could be held at designated NRCs