Processing and Delivery Times

We at NADRA, aim to process and deliver the ID card(s) within the shortest possible time once an application is submitted.  Processing times may vary for each case depending on various factors. After submission of your application, please check your email regularly. Your case officer will contact you if there are any missing documents


  • Processing Time of an application starts after all the requirements are completed and application is successfully submitted and approved by the case officer (missing documentation will result delay in processing)
  • Delivery Time of a card starts once the card is printed and handed over to courier service for delivery
Application Stage – Category WiseMinimum Time Required (after approval by case officer)





7 working days

23 working days

31 working days

Delivery in Pakistan2 working days
International Delivery5 working days