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Frequently Asked Questions

General
Queries

Why choose DocumentationNow?

DocumentationNow is a professional documentation facilitation service. Our experienced staff ensures that the application is filled and verified with accuracy to avoid any delay or rejection. We do our best to ensure that clients do not face any hassles, delays, and other administration related issues, and receive their documents as expected. The service has so far served over 2,000 clients from the USA and Canada.

Do I need to visit your office for my application process at any stage?

Our process is completely online. You will not be required to visit us in person during the process.

Do I need to visit Embassy or Consulate to submit application?

No, All submissions are online due to Covid-19.

How will I get my document(s)?

Document(s) will be delivered to your provided foreign address via courier from the issuing authority directly.

Do I need to pay any additional charges for any service except application assistance?

No, you will only need to make your payments for government fees, and our service charges. No hidden charges.

How can I pay my Fees?

Option I: You can either pay Government Fees & our service charges using Paypal, Venmo or Zelle for USA, and Paypal and direct transfer from the rest of the world.

Option II: You can pay Government Fees though credit card online, and our fees can be transferred via Paypal, Venmo or Zelle.

Do I need to send original document(s) to you?

We do not require any original documents. You need to Email / WhatsApp / SMS scan copies/ images of required documents.

Indian Passport Renewal

How long will it take to receive ready package?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

Do I need to visit VFS Global office to submit my application?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you need to dispatch your application to the VFS office. There is no need to personally visit VFS Global Office.

What If my application is put on hold by VFS or Consulate?

We track your application during the process and support you to provide required documents if needed. Or provide a detailed response to the query, if raised.

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

How long does Indian Passport renewal take in USA?

Indian Passport renewal usually takes 3-6 Weeks, but it is observed that if application is filled correctly and all requirements are meet, Passport can be received within 15-20 days.

How early can I renew my Indian Passport?

You can apply for renewal 365 days before the expiry date mentioned on the passport. We recommend applying at least 6 weeks before the final expiry date to avoid issues with delays in processing at the Indian embassy

Where to find File Number in Indian Passport?

File No. is located on the last page where the family Mother, Father and Spouse Name are written. It is mentioned in the last row.

What are the Photo Requirements for Indian Passport?

For Indian Passport photograph:

Size should be 51mm x 51mm (2 inches by 2 inches)

The background of the photograph should be plain white and the dress should be in a dark color

What is the government fee for indian passport renewal?
Govt. Fees including VFS Charges
Adult $127.20
Minor $101.20

 

How much do you charge for indian passport renewal?

We are charging US$ 150.00 for processing the Indian Passport Renewal Application.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

How can I Process my indian passport renewal with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

OCI Card

How long will it take to receive ready package?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

Do I need to visit VFS Global office to submit my application?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you need to dispatch your application to the VFS office. There is no need to personally visit VFS Global Office.

What If my application is put on hold by VFS or Consulate?

We track your application during the process and support you to provide required documents if needed. Or provide a detailed response to the query, if raised.

How long does OCI Card Issuance / Renewal take in USA?

OCI Card issuance or renewal usually takes 45 business days, but it is observed that if application is filled correctly and all requirements are meet, OCI can be received much earlier.

How early can I apply for OCI Card?

As per Indian Law, Indian nationals are not allowed to retain dual nationality. So, it is recommended that you can renounce your Indian nationality immediately after acquiring foreign nationality and apply for OCI for your hassle-free travel to India.

What are the Photo Requirements for OCI Card?

For OCI Card photograph:

Size should be 51mm x 51mm (2 inches by 2 inches)

The background of the photograph should be plain white and the dress should be in a dark color

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

What is the government fee for OCI Card Application / renewal?

 

Govt. Fees including VFS Charges
US$335.24

 

How much do you charge for OCI Card Application / Renewal?

We are charging US$ 150.00 for processing the Indian OCI Card Application.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

How can I Process my OCI Card Application / renewal with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/oci-card-process/

 

Indian Citizenship Renunciation

How long will it take to receive ready package?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

Do I need to visit VFS Global office to submit my application?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you need to dispatch your application to the VFS office. There is no need to personally visit VFS Global Office.

What If my application is put on hold by VFS or Consulate?

We track your application during the process and support you to provide required documents if needed. Or provide a detailed response to the query, if raised.

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

How long does Renunciation Certificate issuance take in USA?

Issuance of renunciation certificate usually takes up to 15 business days. if the application is filled correctly and all requirements are meet.

How early can I apply for Renunciation Certificate?

As per Indian Law, Indian nationals are not allowed to retain dual nationality. So, it is mandatory that you can renounce your Indian nationality immediately after acquiring foreign nationality.

What are the Photo Requirements for Renunciation Certificate?

For Indian Citizenship Renunciation photograph:

Size should be 51mm x 51mm (2 inches by 2 inches)

The background of the photograph should be plain white and the dress should be in a dark color

What is the government fee for renunciation certificate?

Renunciation

Govt. Fees Including VFS Charges

Naturalization Before 1st June 2010

US$76.49

Naturalization After 1st June 2010

US$231.74

How much do you charge for indian citizenship renunciation?

We are charging US$ 100.00 for processing the Indian Citizenship Renunciation Application.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-citizenship-renunciation-process/

 

 

How can I Process my indian citizenship renunciation application with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-citizenship-renunciation-process/

 

 

NICOP Pakistan

How long will it take to process NICOP Application / renewal?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

What If my application is put on hold by NADRA?

We track your application during the process and respond to all quires on your behalf with your approved consent.

How long will it take to receive my NICOP?

You will receive your NICOP based on the category you applied.

Executive

7 working days

Urgent

23 working days

Normal

31 working days

 

Where my NICOP will be delivered?

Your NICOP will be delivered to your provided foreign address through DHL directly from NADRA Head Office, Islamabad.

What are the Photo Requirements for NICOP?

For NICOP Card photograph:

Size should be 35×45 mm

The background of the photograph should be plain white.

The photograph must not be older than 6-months.

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

What is the government fee for NICOP Application / renewal?
Category Normal Urgent Exec.
31 Days 23 Days 7 Days
US$ US$ US$
Fresh NICOP Application 49 67 85
NICOP Renewal 49 67 85
NICOP Modification 49 67 85
NICOP Cancellation 75
NICOP Reprint 49 67 85
How much do you charge for NICOP Application / Renewal?

We are charging US$ 100.00 for processing the NICOP Application / Renewal. 

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

How can I Process my NICOP Application / renewal with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/nicop-pakistan-process/

 

Pakistani Passport Renewal

How long will it take to process Pakistani Passport renewal?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

What If my application is put on hold by DGIP?

We track your application during the process and respond to all quires on your behalf with your approved consent.

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

How long will it take to receive my Pakistani Passport?

You will receive your Pakistani Passport based on the category you applied.

Urgent

2 Weeks

Normal

3 Weeks

Where my Pakistani Passport will be delivered?

Your Passport will be delivered to your provided foreign address through DHL directly from DGIP Office, Islamabad.

How early can I apply for Pakistan Passport Renewal?

You can apply for Pakistan Passport renewal 6 months before the expiry date.

What are the Photo Requirements for Pakistani Passport Renewal?

Photo Size should be 35×45 mm

The background of the photograph should be plain white.

The photograph must not be older than 6-months.

What is the government fee for Pakistani Passport Renewal?
Fee for 05 YEARS Validity in PKR
Category Fee Service Charges

Total

(excl.

taxes)

Normal

(36-Pages)

3,000

2500

+taxes

5,500

Urgent

(36-Pages)

5,000 7,500

Normal

(72-Pages)

5,500 8,000

Urgent

(72-Pages)

9,000 11,500

Normal

(100-Pages)

6,000 8,500

Urgent

(100-Pages)

12,000 14,500
Fee for 10 YEARS Validity in PKR
Category Fee Service Charges

Total

(excl.

taxes)

Normal

(36-Pages)

5,400

2500

+taxes

7,900

Urgent

(36-Pages)

9,000 11,500

Normal

(72-Pages)

9,900 12,400

Urgent

(72-Pages)

16,200 18,700

Normal

(100-Pages)

10,800 13,300

Urgent

(100-Pages)

21,600 24,100

*Exclusive of Delivery Charges and Taxes

How much do you charge for Pakistani Passport renewal?

We are charging US$ 100.00 for processing the Pakistani Passport Renewal.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

How can I Process my Pakistani Passport Renewal with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

Indian Travel Permit

How long will it take to receive ready package?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

Do I need to visit VFS Global office to submit my application?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you need to dispatch your application to the VFS office. There is no need to personally visit VFS Global Office.

What If my application is put on hold by VFS or Consulate?

We track your application during the process and support you to provide required documents if needed. Or provide a detailed response to the query, if raised.

How long does Travel Permit takes in USA?

Travel Permit is usually takes minimum 90 days, but it is observed that if application is filled correctly and all requirements are meet, Travel Permit can be received much earlier.

What are the Photo Requirements for Indian Travel Permit?

Photograph for Travel Permit:

Size should be 51mm x 51mm (2 inches by 2 inches)

The background of the photograph should be plain white and the dress should be in a dark color

What is the government fee for Indian Travel Permit?

Govt. Fees Money Orders

Our Service Charges

Total

$15 + 2 + 2= $37

$150

$187

How much do you charge for Indian Travel Permit?

We are charging US$ 150.00 for processing the Indian Travel Permit Application.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

How can I Process my Indian Travel Permit with documentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/indian-passport-renewal-process/

 

Pakistan Origin Card

How long will it take to process Pakistani Origin Card Application?

It will take around 48-72 hrs after we receive all required documents and information.

What If my application is put on hold by NADRA?

We track your application during the process and respond to all quires on your behalf with your approved consent.

Can I track my application status?

Yes, we provide a tracking link and required information to allow you to track your application.

How long will it take to receive my Pakistan Origin Card?

You will receive your POC based on the category you applied to.

Executive

7 working days

Urgent

23 working days

Normal

31 working days

 

Where my Pakistan Origin Card will be delivered?

Your Pakistan Origin will be delivered to your provided foreign address through DHL directly from NADRA Head Office, Islamabad.

How early can I apply for Pakistan Origin Card Renewal?

You can apply for POC renewal 6 months before the expiry date.

What are the Photo Requirements for Pakistan Origin Card?

Size should be 51mm x 51mm (2 inches by 2 inches)

Background of the photograph should be plain white and the dress should be in dark color

The photograph must not be older than 6-months.

What is the government fee for Pakistan Origin Card?
Application Types

Normal

(31 days)

Urgent

 (23 days)

Executive

(7 days)

Fresh /

Renewal

USD 150 N/A USD 200
Modification USD 200 USD 250 USD 300

Courier

Fee

USD 10 USD 10 USD 10
How much do you charge for Pakistani Origin Card?

We are charging US$ 100.00 for processing the Pakistan  Origin Card fresh Application or Renewal.

Please visit the below link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/pakistan-origin-card-process/

 

How can I Process my Pakistan Origin Card with docucmentationnow?

Please visit the following link to see step by step process:

https://documentationnow.com/pakistan-origin-card-process/