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Turkey

 

1 I am from Lahore and I want to apply for Turkish Visa, can I apply from Islamabad? Applicants residing in Lahore are hereby informed that their Visa Applications can ONLY be submitted in our Lahore Visa Application Centre
2 What are the additional documents I should carry for submitting my application in Lahore? Applicants are advised to carry any recent utility bill and a form of ID confirming their residential address.
3 I am from Islamabad currently living in Lahore and as I am using office accommodation I don’t have any utility bill; in this case can I apply from Lahore? In this case you can attach your Offer Letter or an email from official email address with the application.
4 How can I avail the service of Free Transit Visa for Turkey if I am going for Umrah The issuing of the free of charge single transit visa with 7 days stay in Turkey to Pakistani nationals who are travelling with Turkish Airlines to KSA on condition that they have a valid visa of KSA and are not banned/objectionable for entry Turkey is continuing
5 Is Transit Visa only applicable when I am going for Umrah or I can avail it while coming back? You can use the facility in both ways i.e. while going or coming back.
6 Can I use the Transit Visa twice in one trip i.e. while going and coming back as well? No, you can only use your Transit Visa once during your entire visit.
7 Can I get Travel Health Insurance from Gerry’s Visa Application Centre? Yes, you can avail the service of Travel Health Insurance  from the insurance desk inside Gerry’s Visa Application Centre.
8 Is there any requirement for Interview for Turkish Visa? No, there isn’t any requirement of the interview for Turkish Visa.
9 What should be the validity of Passport applying for Turkish Visa? Your passport should be more than 8 months valid if you want to apply for Turkish Visa
10 What is the process of submission of application in Gerry’s Office ? When you arrive at the Gerry’s office you will collect a token, wait until your token is called to make your application at the submission counter.
11 What is the standard application processing timing for Turkish Visa Application? Application processing time will be 10 working days from the date of submission of application. In some cases, the visa procedure may take 3-4 weeks. Therefore, we strongly advise you to apply at least 4 weeks before the departure date.
12 Can I contact Embassy/Consulate General to know about the status of my visa application? Embassy/Consulate General and Gerry’s are not liable to provide any information through call or email for visa status.
13 How will I  get to know when my passport is ready for collection? Gerry’s will contact the applicant once the applications are received after processing and are ready for collection.

India

 

1 Is it necessary for the applicant to be present personally for submitting the Visa Application? Applications can be submitted personally by the applicants or their representatives.
2 Should I book an appointment for Indian Visa? There is no prior appointment required for submitting your documents for Indian visa.
3 Is it necessary to submit Polio Vaccination Certificate along with the Visa Application for Indian Visa? A Certificate of vaccination for one dose of Oral Polio Vaccination (OPV) received at least four weeks prior to departure to India should be attached along with the visa application for Indian visa.
4 Is there any requirement for Interview for Indian Visa? No, there isn’t any requirement of the interview for Indian Visa.
5 What should be the validity of Passport applying for Indian Visa? Our passport should be more than 6 months valid if you want to apply for Indian Visa.
6 What is the process of submission of application in Gerry’s Office ? When you arrive at the Gerry’s office you will collect a token, wait until your token is called to make your application at the submission counter.
7 What is the standard application processing timing for Indian Visa Application? Applicants are advised to apply minimum 30 days prior to their date of travel to allow complete processing of Visa Applications.
8 Can I contact the Embassy/Consulate General to know about the status of my visa application? Embassy/Consulate General and Gerry’s are not liable to provide any information through call or email for visa status.
9 How will I  get to know when my passport is ready for collection? Gerry’s will contact the applicant once the applications are received after processing and are ready for collection.
10 Can I submit my Visit Visa Application without the Sponsorship Letter?  No, a Sponsor Letter is must for Indian Visit Visa

 

Thailand 

 

1 Is it necessary for the applicant to be present personally for submitting the Visa Application? Applicants or their representative can submit their Thai visa applications at nearest Gerry’s Visa Drop Box.
2 Applicants from which cities can submit their Thai visa applications to the Gerry’s Office for  Royal Thai Embassy, Islamabad? Applicants from Peshawar, Islamabad, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad & Multan can submit their Thai visa applications at nearest Gerry’s Visa Drop Box for processing at the Royal Thai Embassy, Islamabad.
3 Is there any requirement for Interview for Thai Visa? No, there isn’t any requirement of the interview for Thai Visa.
4 What should be the validity of Passport applying for Thai Visa? Your passport should be more than 6 months valid if you want to apply for Thai Visa.
5 What is the process of submission of application in Gerry’s Office ? When you arrive at the Gerry’s office you will collect a token, wait until your token is called to make your application at the submission counter.
6 What is the standard application processing timing for the Thai Visa Application? The Royal Thai Embassy takes 05 working days to process the visa applications. This time could vary depending on the procedures at the Embassy.
7 Can I contact the Embassy/Consulate General to enquire about the status of my visa application? Gerry's will contact the applicant once the application is received after processing and are ready for collection.
     

 

Kenya 

 

1 Is it necessary for the applicant to be present personally for submitting the Visa Application? Applicants or their representative can submit their Kenyan visa applications at nearest Gerry’s Visa Drop Box.
2 Should I book an appointment for Kenya Visa? There is no prior appointment required for submitting your documents for Kenya visa
3 Is there any requirement for Interview for Kenya Visa? An interview may be conducted by the Consular Officer at the Kenya High Commission if required.
4 What should be the validity of Passport applying for Kenyan Visa? Your passport should be more than 6 months valid if you want to apply for Kenyan Visa.
5 What is the process of submission of application in Gerry’s Office ? When you arrive at the Gerry’s office you will collect a token, wait until your token is called to make your application at the submission counter.
6 What is the standard application processing timing for Kenyan Visa Application? The Kenyan Embassy takes 05 working days to process the visa applications. This time could vary depending on the procedures at the Embassy.
7 What is the standard application processing timing for Kenyan Visa Application? Applicants are advised to apply a minimum 7 days prior to their date of travel to allow complete processing of Visa Applications.
8 Can I contact Embassy/Consulate General to know about the status of my visa application? Gerry’s will contact the applicant once the applications are received after processing and are ready for collection.
9 For how many countries EATV is valid? EATV is valid for 3 countries within the three partner states. (Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda)
10 What are the requirements for EATV? The EATV will run parallel to the Kenyan visa as all the same requirements of Kenya visit visa continue to apply.
11 What is the validity of EATV? EATV visa will be valid for 3 months (90 days) single but multiple within the three partner states
12 What are the certificates of vaccinations required by Kenyan Immigration authority ? All visitors to Kenya must be in possession of certificate of vaccination against yellow fever and cholera. Anyone who fails to comply with this regulation may be refused to enter Kenya by the Kenyan Immigration authority at the port of entry.

 

Brazil

 

1 Is it necessary for the applicant to be present personally for submitting the Visa Application? Yes, only applicants can submit their Brazilian visa applications at nearest Gerry’s Visa Drop Box.
2 Should I book an appointment for Brazil visa? There is no prior appointment required for submitting your documents for Brazil visa.
3 Is there any requirement for Interview for Brazil Visa? An interview will be conducted by the Consular Official at the Brazil Embassy.
4 What should be the validity of Passport applying for Brazil Visa? Your passport should be more than 6 months valid if you want to apply for Brazil Visa.
5 Where should I deposit visa fee for Brazil visa? Before visiting the Visa Drop Box offices, please deposit the appropriate fee in cash (US Dollars) at any of the branch of Habib Bank Limited (HBL) in Pakistan.
6 How can I find the details for the bank account? Details of bank account is mentioned on website of Embassy of Brazil  as well as Gerry’s Visa Dropbox.
7 Can I contact the Embassy/Consulate General to enquire about the status of my visa application? The Embassy/Consulate General and Gerry’s are not liable to provide any information through call or email for visa status.
8 How will I  get to know when my passport is ready for collection? Gerry’s will contact the applicant once the applications are received after processing and are ready for collection.
9 What is the standard application processing timing for Brazil Visa Application? The Brazil Embassy takes 20 days to process the visa applications. This time could vary depending on the procedures at the Embassy. Applicants are advised to submit their applications 4 weeks prior to their intended travel date.
10 Can anyone else, other than me collect my passport and documents from Gerry’s visa application center?  No, you should collect your documents in person at the Gerry’s Visa Drop box office.

 

Oman

 

1 What are the services Gerry’s is providing for Oman? Gerry’s is providing handling services for attestation of Documents from the Embassy of Sultanate of Oman Islamabad and from the Consulate General of Sultanate of Oman Karachi.
2 Who can submit the documents on my behalf in Embassy of Oman?

Applications for the Embassy of Oman can be submitted and collected from Gerry’s offices personally or through following authorized relatives only:


  • Parents
  • Son Daughter
  • Real Brother / Sister
3 Who can submit the document on my behalf in  Oman Consulate? Applications for the Oman Consulate can be submitted and collected from Gerry’s offices personally or through any authorized person (no restriction about specific relatives).
4 What is the standard processing time for document attestation from Embassy/Consulate of Oman? The processing time for attestation of documents is 3 to 4 working days and could vary depending on the procedures at the Embassy/Consulate
5 What are the prerequisites for attestation of educational documents ?

Before applying, please ensure to complete all requirements set by the Embassy/Consulate for document attestation. Following are the details:

Original/copy attested by HEC and MOFA
 A photocopy of the document after HEC and MFA attestation
Copy of applicant’s CNIC 
Copy of applicant’s passport (if applicable)

6 When do there is a need of document to be re tested from HEC? Documents attested by HEC before 2009 need to be re attested by HEC before submission at Gerry’s counters.
7 Where applicants from Federal Capital, Punjab and KPK provinces can submit their documents? Documents of applicants from Sind and Baluchistan provinces will be dealt by the Consulate General of Sultanate of Oman, Karachi and will be submitted at Gerry’s following offices:
Karachi:  43/1/D Razi Road Block 6, P.E.C.H.S.
Hyderabad: Shop# B-1, Defence Plaza, Fatima Jinnah Road, Thandi Sarrak.
Quetta: Shop# S-9, Swiss Plaza M.A. Jinnah Road.

 

UAE

 

1 What are the services Gerry’s is providing for UAE? Gerry’s is providing handling services for attestation of Documents from the Embassy of UAE Islamabad and from the Consulate General of Sultanate of Oman Karachi.
2 Who can submit the documents on my behalf in Embassy of Oman?

Applications for the Consulate of UAE can be submitted and collected from Gerry’s offices personally or through blood related authorized relatives only. Son Daughter

• Real Brother / Sister

3 Who can submit the document on my behalf in  Oman Consulate? Applicants do not require any appointments to submit their applications
4 Is there any requirement for Interview for Turkish Visa? Applicants do not require any appointments to submit their applications
5 What is the standard processing time for document attestation from Embassy/Consulate of Oman?

The processing time for attestation of documents is 3 to 4 working days and could vary depending on the procedures at the Embassy/Consulate

6 What are the prerequisites for attestation of educational documents?

Before applying, please ensure to complete all requirements set by the Embassy/Consulate for document attestation. Following are the details:

 Original/copy attested by HEC and MOFA

 A photocopy of the document after HEC and MFA attestation

 Copy of applicant’s CNIC

 Copy of applicant’s passport (if applicable)

7 When is there need of a document to be re-attested from HEC? Documents attested by HEC before 2009 need to be re attested by HEC before submission at Gerry’s counters.


8 Where can applicants from the Federal Capital, Punjab and KPK provinces submit their documents?

Documents of applicants from Federal Capital, Punjab and PK provinces will be dealt by the Embassy of Sultanate of Oman, Islamabad and will be submitted at the following Gerry's offices:
Islamabad: Gerry's Building, Adjacent to Punjab Cash and Carry, Park Road, Chattha Bakhtawar, Islamabad.


Peshawar: Deans Trade Center, Saddar Cantt.


Lahore: 20/20A Opposite Ganga Ram Hospital, Queens Road.


Gujranwala: Jinnah Stadium, Office 12, Opposite Civil Lines.


Faisalabad: 679 Batala Colony, Ghouri Arcade, Main Satiana Road, Saleemi Chowk.


Multan: 10-Pir Khurshid Colony, Near Educators Girls.

 9  Where can applicants from Sindh and Baluchistan province submit their documents?

Documents of applicants from Sindh and Baluchistan provinces will be dealt by the Consulate General of Sultanate of Oman, Karachi and will be submitted at the following Gerry’s offices:

Karachi:  43/1/D Razi Road Block 6, P.E.C.H.S.

Hyderabad: Shop# B-1, Defence Plaza, Fatima Jinnah Road, Thandi Sarrak.

Quetta: Shop# S-9, Swiss Plaza M.A. Jinnah Road.

MoU signing ceremony between Miracle Trust and Gerry’s Visa

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Gerry’s Visa and Miracles Trust signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish their formal partnership and work together to achieve their common goal, to create a more sustainable future and an increasingly conscious community.

Mirpur UK Visa Centre remains closed

November 20, 2019

Due to the recent earthquake, customers are advised that the UK Visa Application Centre in Mirpur will remain closed until further notice.

The third Chinese Visa Center was inaugurated by the Chinese Ambassador

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The new Chinese Visa Application Service Center will help facilitate the business community, students and tourist of Punjab in applying for visa applications to mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR. The visa facilitation service provided by Gerry’s Visa offers a comfortable environment, additional value added services and absolute safety and security to the applicants.

Gerry's Visa opens clothes donation box

November 20, 2019

Gerry's Visa is proud to announce our first clothes donation drive in collaboration with Akhuwat Clothes Bank. We are collecting winter clothes for those who cannot afford to buy new clothes.

Important notice

November 20, 2019

Applicants are requested to pay only for the published charges/applicable fees. Anyone demanding charges/fees other than the ones listed, should be reported immediately to the Visa Application Centre Manager and file a complaint at: [email protected]

Even more options to submit UAE attestations  in Karachi

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4 FedEx offices are now accepting UAE attestation applications in Karachi

Gerry’s Visa partners with Saaf Suthra Sheher to responsibly recycle their waste

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Gerry’s Visa, under the umbrella of corporate social responsibility, has recently partnered with Saaf Suthra Sheher to reduce their footprint by collecting and disposing of recyclable waste generated in their Islamabad office and to help mainstream recycling into society.

Gerry's signed an agreement with China

November 20, 2019

Gerry’s International Pakistan and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China have signed an agreement on the development of Chinese visa application centres in Pakistan at an impressive ceremony held in Beijing on 6th March 2019.

New telephone numbers for UAE inquiries

November 20, 2019

Call now toll free to learn more about attestation applications to the United Arab Emirates' diplomatic missions. Our new dedicated number is 051-843-9332!

Gerry’s Visa accredited ISO 9001-2015 & 27001-2013

November 20, 2019

Gerry’s Visa was recently awarded certificates of the International Standardization Organization for their excellence in Information Security Management and Quality Management.

Users calling 9999

November 20, 2019

Jazz users unable to connect to Gerry's Contact Centre are requested to dial 0900 07860 instead.

ARGENTINA - New visa application and legalization requirements

November 20, 2019

New visa application and legalization requirements will be implemented by the Embassy of Argentina from the 1st of February, 2019.

Offices closed for Ashura

November 20, 2019

Some of our Visa Application Centres will be closed during Ashura. Check here for more details.

Eid timings 2019

November 20, 2019

Click here for more information about the opening hours of our Visa Application Centres during Eid-ul-Fitr 2019.

09:00 - 17:00

09:00 - 13:00

13:00 - 16:00

09:00 - 15:00