The services provided in the Visa Application centers are optional and you will be charged in addition to your visa application fee. Applicants should collect and keep their receipts for the payments made at AVAC for these services.
|Services||Description||Service Fee PKR|
|Photo Booth||Photo booth facility inside AVAC Lhe/ISB as per the Australian visa Photo Specification||350 PKR / 4 Photos|
|Photo Copy||Photocopier facility||3.50 PKR / Page|
|Internet usage||Internet usage service at AVAC||400 PKR|
|Printing||Document printing facility||100 PKR / page|
|Premium Lounge||A stylish dedicated lounge for applicants who choose the new personalized service for the submission of their visa applications and passports for processing||3000 PKR / Applicant|
|SMS (National SMS only)|| SMS news updates will be sent to you informing you of the status of your visa application. Once purchased you will receive several automated feedback messages to your mobile phone at various stages of the visa application process.
At the end of the process you will receive an automated email message to your registered email address provided in your application form, informing you that the Australian High Commission has arrived at a decision with regard to your application.
Please note that this SMS service will not update you on requests for additional documents or information made by the Embassy/High Commission. These requests will be sent via your email address.
|200 PKR / Applicant|
|Online Data Entry||This Service helps in completing the data entry of Student Visa application and upload the supporting documents Online under VFS’s Online IMMI Account. This service also includes uploading of any subsequent documents as per the request of the Australian High Commission / Embassy Only.||1447 PKR / Applicant|
|Prime Time||Application Submission between 17:00 – 19:00 (Monday, Wednesday and Thursday)||9450 PKR / Applicant|
|ETA – Assisted Terminal||
Appointed staff will provide assistance to visa applicants for completing an ETA/E visitor application form at the VAC as an optional service. For eligibility criteria, please click here.
2500 PKR / Applicant
Prime time service
Gerry’s offer a prime time service in the visa application centres in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore on a Monday, Wednesday and a Thursday. Using this facility allows you to submit your visa application outside the normal opening hours, between 17:00 – 19:00. You will need to make an appointment in advance.
What does it cost?
The cost of Prime Time is PKR 9,450 (including taxes) payable in cash at the visa application center, in addition to the visa application fee.
With effect from 05 November 2017, it will be mandatory to have an appointment for the submission of visa applications or enrolment of Biometrics at the Australia Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Pakistan
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Applicants without appointment will be charged PKR 4,222 for the submission of their application or enrolment of Biometrics. Accommodating walk in appointments will be dependent upon Application center’s capacity and slot availability.