Countries where Pakistanis can acquire Citizenship or Residency – Research Snipers

Countries where Pakistanis can acquire Citizenship or Residency

Most of the countries that allow dual citizenship to Pakistanis are in Europe.

9 countries in Europe allow citizenship to those citizens who live in one of the countries, but were born in Pakistan, married a Pakistani national or who are of Pakistani descent. They are eligible to apply. The 9 countries are

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United Kingdom: Find about UK immigration policy here

France: Find out France immigration policy here

Italy: Find out Italy immigration policy here

Belgium: Find out Belgium immigration policy here

Iceland: Find out Iceland immigration policy here

Switzerland: Find out Switzerland immigration policy here

Netherlands: Find out Netherlands immigration policy here

Sweden: Find out Sweden immigration policy here–Live-in-Sweden/Applying-for-a-residence-permit-to-move-to-a-close-relative-in-Sweden/

Ireland: Find out Ireland immigration policy here

In North American Region, both USA and Canada offers dual citizenship to Pakistanis. Not all the Pakistanis residing in America and Canada are given dual-nationality but if you do fulfill certain requirements you are granted citizenship.

USA immigrant criteria: “To apply for an immigrant visa, a foreign citizen seeking to immigrate generally must be sponsored by a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident immediate relative(s), or prospective U.S. employer, and have an approved petition before applying for an immigrant visa.”

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Coming to the Pacific side, Pakistan has dual-citizenship agreement with Australia and New Zealand.

In these countries, Pakistani immigrants are comparatively less, as most of the Pakistanis prefer the UK, USA, and Canada. Now as the immigration policy of these countries have become strict, people now are looking for citizenship in Pacific Region.

In the Middle East region, Pakistan has dual-citizenship agreement with Egypt, Jordan, and Syria.

You can find further details about their visa, residency and citizenship criteria by visiting their respective embassies in Pakistan.