Documents Required

The documents required for NICOP card depends on the type of service you are applying for. Scroll down to see the type of service and the relevant documents required for it.

Application type:  New overseas id card

Overseas id card type: no NADRA issued identity. NR Case (applicant does not have any registration number of NADRA)

Documents required

  • Valid copy of Pak/foreign Passport.
  • Birth certificate with father/ mother name in case of foreign birth ORS-1 form. (Incase applicant’s Pakistani passport is expired/invalid it may still be considered as birth proof.)
  • Copies of Parent CNIC.

If the child NICOP is applied within 6 months of the birth, then passport is exempted

Overseas id card type: No NADRA identity/ Blood relative NADRA identity. 

Documents required

  • Valid copy of Pak/foreign Passport.
  • An affidavit with two witness attested by concern Embassy/Mission.
  • Any documentary proof to establish Pakistani Link Example: Domicile etc.

Overseas id card type: CRC to NICOP

Documents required

  • Valid copy of Pak/foreign Passport
  • Copies of Parent CNIC
  • Copy of CRC

Overseas id card type: CNIC to NICOP

Documents required

  • Valid copy of Pak/foreign Passport
  • Copy of CRC

Application type: Reprint ID Card:

No Documents Required

Application type: Modify ID Card:

Photograph of Shredded ID Card. You need to shred your old ID card with scissors when applying for modification and upload the image.

Modification type:

Date of birth (Upto 5 years only)
Documents required

  • Birth certificate (inland/abroad for up to 3 years only)/ Educational certificate (inland/abroad)/ Passport (inland/abroad)/ Service record/ Medical certificate.
  • Court decree/order: court decree is required in case the age modification is requested for the second time.

Name
Documents required

  • Name change deed issued by competent legal authority.
  • Any supporting documents like educational certificate/ Pakistani Passport/ Foreign Passport with new name.

Family head change
Documents required

  • SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMARTNICOP/NICOP of head/Guardian

Father/Mother details changed
Documents required

  • For modification of Father’s name/Citizen Number: Copy of CNIC/NICOP of father with new name and Affidavit from father stating the change in name.
  • For modification of Mother’s name/Citizen Number: MOTHER’S Smart CNIC/CNIC/Smart NICOP/NICOP/POC or Blood Relatives’ S/CNIC-S/NICOP/POC

Head Relation/Citizen Number
Documents required

  • SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMARTNICOP/NICOP of head/Guardian

Gender:

No Documents required for this modification.

Religion:
Documents required

  • Religion Certificate which is Issued by Dar-Ul-Ifta (Reversion to Islam only)

Marital Status:
Documents required

For Married Male:

  • for processing of NICOP, Nikah Nama OR affidavit is required.

Married Female:

  • Nikah Nama OR affidavit duly countersigned by the husband
  • Husband's CNIC/NICOP/MNIC OR confirmation through email by the husband alongwith copy of CNIC/NICOP/MNIC.

For female applicants of more than 45 years of age, Nikah nama is not required.

Divorced Male/Female:

  • Only Divorce paper/Certificate issued, is required

Deceased husband:

  • Death certificate of husband is required.

Note: If the spouse record (husband's/wife's record) already exists in the database, no documents are required

Disability
Documents required

  • Disability Certificate issued by National/Provincial Council for rehabilitation of disabled persons OR
  • Social Welfare Certificate for AJK residents

Photograph
Documents required

  • Scanned Copy of Valid ID Card

Spouse Citizen Number/Name
Documents required

  • Spouse’s SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMART NICOP/NICOP/POC/CRC OR
  • Son’s/Daughter’s SMART CNIC/CNIC/NICOP/SMART NICOP/POC/CRC

Marriage date
Documents required

  • NIKKAH NAMA OR
  • MARRIAGE/DIVORCE/DEATH CERTIFICATE REGISTERED IN UNION COUNCIL / (NIKKAH / CONCERNED REGISTRAR) / MUNICIPAL COMMITTEE / CANTONMENT BOARD / COUNCIL / INSTITUTION (INLAND /ABROAD) OR
  • Domicile

Pakistan Payment Address
Documents required

  • Rent agreement/Allotment paper of property against his/her Parent’s name/ Copy of CNIC of blood relative with same address/ Witness/Reference CNIC with same address subject to confirmation by AD on telephone.
  • One Pakistani address is mandatory for processing of NICOP application.

Note: For Change in Permanent District, no document is required.

For change in foreign address (permanent or temporary), no documents are required.

Pakistan Current Address
No Documents Required

Application type: Renew ID Card

  • Scanned Copy of National ID Card is required

Date of birth (Upto 5 years only)
Documents required

  • Birth certificate (inland/abroad for up to 3 years only)/ Educational certificate (inland/abroad)/ Passport (inland/abroad)/ Service record/ Medical certificate.
  • Court decree/order: court decree is required in case the age modification is requested for the second time.

Name
Documents required

  • Name change deed issued by competent legal authority.
  • Any supporting documents like educational certificate/ Pakistani Passport/ Foreign Passport with new name.

Family head change
Documents required

  • SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMARTNICOP/NICOP of head/Guardian

Father/Mother details changed
Documents required

  • For modification of Father’s name/Citizen Number: Copy of CNIC/NICOP of father with new name and Affidavit from father stating the change in name.
  • For modification of Mother’s name/Citizen Number: MOTHER’S Smart CNIC/CNIC/Smart NICOP/NICOP/POC or Blood Relatives’ S/CNIC-S/NICOP/POC

Head Relation/Citizen Number
Documents required

  • SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMARTNICOP/NICOP of head/Guardian

Gender:

No Documents required for this modification.

Religion:
Documents required

  • Religion Certificate which is Issued by Dar-Ul-Ifta (Reversion to Islam only)

Marital Status:
Documents required

For Married Male:

  • for processing of NICOP, Nikah Nama OR affidavit is required.

Married Female:

  • Nikah Nama OR affidavit duly countersigned by the husband
  • Husband's CNIC/NICOP/MNIC OR confirmation through email by the husband alongwith copy of CNIC/NICOP/MNIC.

For female applicants of more than 45 years of age, Nikah nama is not required.

Divorced Male/Female:

  • Only Divorce paper/Certificate issued, is required

Deceased husband:

  • Death certificate of husband is required.

Note: If the spouse record (husband's/wife's record) already exists in the database, no documents are required

Disability
Documents required

  • Disability Certificate issued by National/Provincial Council for rehabilitation of disabled persons OR
  • Social Welfare Certificate for AJK residents

Photograph
Documents required

  • Scanned Copy of Valid ID Card

Spouse Citizen Number/Name
Documents required

  • Spouse’s SMART CNIC/CNIC/SMART NICOP/NICOP/POC/CRC OR
  • Son’s/Daughter’s SMART CNIC/CNIC/NICOP/SMART NICOP/POC/CRC

Marriage date
Documents required

  • NIKKAH NAMA OR
  • MARRIAGE/DIVORCE/DEATH CERTIFICATE REGISTERED IN UNION COUNCIL / (NIKKAH / CONCERNED REGISTRAR) / MUNICIPAL COMMITTEE / CANTONMENT BOARD / COUNCIL / INSTITUTION (INLAND /ABROAD) OR
  • Domicile

Pakistan Payment Address
Documents required

  • Rent agreement/Allotment paper of property against his/her Parent’s name/ Copy of CNIC of blood relative with same address/ Witness/Reference CNIC with same address subject to confirmation by AD on telephone.
  • One Pakistani address is mandatory for processing of NICOP application.

Note: For Change in Permanent District, no document is required.

For change in foreign address (permanent or temporary), no documents are required.

Pakistan Current Address
No Documents Required