Please refer to the documents and guidelines below for assistance in completing the passport application, document requirements and passport fee:
- List of documents for minor passport application explaining the documents required and lodgement procedure
- List of documents for adult passport application explaining the documents required and lodgement procedure
- Non Australian Guarantor List
- Photo Camera Guideline
- Contact list of the recommended photo studios
- Passport Fees Schedule
Please read each document carefully. You are requested to bring all required original documents to support your passport application on the day of interview. The Australian High Commission will not accept an incomplete application – this includes not providing applicable documentation listed on the above links. The appointment will be rescheduled for another available date when relevant documents can be provided.
The Passport fee can be paid at the interview counter either by credit/debit card or bank draft in Pakistani Rupees in favour of “Australian High Commission” for the exact payable amount. The fee in Pakistani Rupees may change due to variations in the exchange rate, please re-confirm the fee with us before making a bank draft.
The turnaround time for passport applications is up to three weeks from the day you lodge a complete application. There is no priority processing in Pakistan.
Once you have completed the application, contact us by phone or by email (details below) for an interview appointment. An interview is mandatory for all passport applications.
Access to the diplomatic enclave in Islamabad, where the Australian High Commission (AHC) is located, has been restricted by the Pakistani Government for security reasons. Access is only possible after you have scheduled an appointment with the AHC.
The Diplomatic Shuttle Service (DSS) has an office and bus station located on the corner of Third Avenue (Quaid-e-Azam University Road) and Murree Road. Bus tickets are available for sale at this office. Further information about this service can be obtained directly from the DSS office (contact: 051 2600975). You need to arrive at the shuttle bus station at least one hour before your scheduled appointment to allow time for security checks.
You are welcome to contact us for further information on Tel: +92-51-8355500 or e-mail: [email protected]