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Family Registration Certificate (FRC) is a document that contains all the details of a person’s family members. The online FRC certificate is generally required for visa purposes in order to prove the connection or relation by blood, marriage or adoption. It’s a family certificate by nature and can only be identified with your record in The National Database and Registration Authority, commonly known as NADRA.
FRC NADRA can only be used for verification purpose in matters like visa acquisition for higher education, immigration, official visit, or foreign visit.
Earlier in Pakistan, before modern technology made its way into the mainstream, getting a NADRA Family Registration Certificate was a big hassle, since it involved visiting NADRA office in person and submitting all the relevant documents by hand.
Things have changed now. You can apply for FRC and avoid the hassle of making a person visit to NADRA office. This article will guide you on the online FRC acquisition process and requirements by listing down the simple steps.
You can apply for online FRC in the subsequent three categories:
The table demonstrates the estimated online FRC process time, assuming that an applicant fulfills all the requirements and prerequisites.
|1||User Registration||2 min|
|2||Select application category||10 min|
|3||Family Verification||1 min|
|4||Pay fee||3 min|
|5||Family Details Verification||2 min|
|6||Upload photograph||3 min|
|7||Application Review||1 min|
|Total approximate time||10 minutes|
In order to start your online NADRA Family registration certificate application, make sure you have the following documents.
Once you have all the FRC documents, including your children’s pictures, if any, and your family members’ names, you can proceed to the next step.
Click on the link https://id.nadra.gov.pk/e-id/ and create a free account by registering yourself with PAK-identity and then login with your given email address and password.
After login choose E-FRC and click to start your application process.
(Note: The applicants within Pakistan can also pay the fees at the nearby E-Sahulat center against the issued tracking ID.)
Click UPLOAD to upload your photograph.
Your NADRA Family Registration certificate will be sent to your given e-mail address within 2-4 working days.
For Pak-identity application queries, write an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +92 (51) 111 786 100.