Facilitation regarding opening of offices and employment of workers.
BOI also processes work visa cases of expatriates under the liberalized Visa Policy of Pakistan. According to this policy, company duly incorporated or registered in Pakistan can apply for the work visa of its foreign national worker for a period up to 2 years which is renewable till the time the service of the expatriate are required by the company for similar duration (1-2 years). Board of Investment also grants permission to foreign companies to setup their Branch Offices and Liaison Offices in Pakistan. The permission issued for a period of 1-5 years.