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How to Check Status of Pakistani Passport?

For the convenience of the passport applications, Directorate General Immigration and Passport has launched two services for knowing the status of passport. An individual who applied for Pakistani passport and wants to know about the status of passport processing and application can now use two methods – online and SMS service – to check the status of his passport. Below are the methods for each type of process checking.

Method 1:

Check Status of Pakistani Passport via SMS

The first simple process to track the status of your passport is SMS. From the write message of your mobile phone, type 11 digits Token Number and send the SMS on 9988 for desired information. The 11 digits Token ID will be printed on the Token Receipt given to you.SMSAdvertisement

Once forward, you will get following messages against your SMS.

“You have entered an invalid Token ID; please enter Token Id with 11 digits only.”

“Please visit passport office or call Helpline 0800-34477 for further information.”

“Passport with Token Id (11 digits) is in Process. Please visit passport office or call Helpline 0800-34477 for further information.”

“Passport with Token Id (11 digits) is shipped in Box Id (11 digits) on Date (shipment date). Please contact passport office for collection.”

Method 2:

Check Status of Pakistani Passport Online

Applicants can also check the online status of their Machine Readable Passport that is processed within last 03 months. For this purpose, they are first required to create an account with online passport tracking service of Directorate General Immigration and Passports.

Click here for online login service of DGIP and provide the following detail

  • Login Name
  • Password
  • Re-Enter Password
  • Full Name as per passport
  • Father/Husband Name
  • Gender
  • Contact No
  • CNIC/NICOP without dashes
  • Email

Check Status of Pakistani Passport Online

After creating the account you can log in to the online passport tracking service of DGIP to check your passport status. For this, you are required to provide the username and password. This online passport status tracking service is free of cost. The applicants can send their queries regarding the status of their passport at [email protected] by providing the information they are seeking and along with complete name, contact number, CNIC, contact address and 11 digits token number.

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  1. Muhammad Zaman

    I applied for official passport on 08.02.2018 on normal fee but still there’s no response….
    Plz confirm me when it will be ready because i have urgently need the passport.
    Muhammad Zaman

  2. Actually I mean to post here is
    I wanna confirm out that
    “Either The passport no and the token no are same or not ?
    I’ll really be greatfull if u let me know as soon as possible

    • Muhammad Waqar

      No my dear,

      it can never be happened that pp no. & token no. are same. its totally different from each other, for your kind information.

  3. Arif Ahmed Khan

    I have honor to refer to the subject cited above and to say that one Mr.Arif Ahmed Khan S/o Mr. Maqbool Hussain Khan having CNIC # 42000-051642-3 and token id #1****858576 was processed in New Category. But it has been blocked in AFIS due to having more than one CINC.
    The applicant has got canceled his second CNIC # 42201-2993421-9 from NADRA, copy of the tracking , copy of the tracking slip is also attached here with this letter.
    It is therefore requested you to kindly look into this matter.

    Yours Faithfully,

    Assistant Director
    West Branch

  4. Arif Ahmed Khan

    Name : Arif Ahemd Khan
    Id Card No.42000-0516421-3
    Token No.1****858576
    Delivery Date: 25/12/2014
    Center : Karachi-1, Pakistan
    I have submitted all relevant document such as CINC copy , CNIC Cancellation Fee Slip , Affidavit, Passport Token , Nadra Kiosk Slip for Dup Case but no response as yet.all relevant information through TCS invoice No306013862877 dated 3/8/2015 counter Code TCS 52070, The Director Database Machine Readable Project, Dte. General of Immigration & Passports (Hqs), Islamabad, but still awaited

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