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Notarial service fees will increase from 1 January 2017, following a recommendation from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's Functional and Efficiency Review. For further information and new Fees in Australian Dollars (AUD), please see the Media Release below:

Also See: Notarial Services Fees in Pakistani Rupees (PKR) from 1 January 2017.

Travel Advice

The Travel Advisory for Pakistan has been reviewed and reissued on Friday, 23 December 2016

This advice has been reviewed and updated with new information regarding business travel to Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi (see Safety and security).  The level of our advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to reconsider their need to travel to Pakistan overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country.

Further information is in the travel advice for Pakistan and our travel bulletin available at

Read the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's current travel advice for Pakistan.

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Registration allows consular staff to contact you in the event of an emergency such as a natural disaster or a terrorist attack. Any details provided are kept confidential and only used in the event of an emergency.