As the corona vaccination process in Pakistan is accelerating and the number of vaccinated citizens is increasing day by day, a common question in people’s minds is: How do I get proof of vaccination / certification?
In order to know the vaccination certificate process. First of all we should know about COVID Vaccination Certificate. The certificate of vaccination proves that you have received one (1) or two (2) doses of any vaccine approved in the country. The NADRA (National Database and Registration Authority) has confirmed that it will issue corona vaccination certificates for single-dose and double-dose coronavirus vaccines.
How I Get COVID Vaccination Certificate
Residents can pay PKR. 100 at their nearest National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) center to get their personal certificate in person.
Otherwise, vaccinated citizens can log on to the NIMS website (www.nims.nadra.gov.pk) and enter the valid number of their CNIC and other valid information. They can get their COVID vaccination certificate after paying PKR. 100 by debit or credit card.
Guidelines on How to Access COVID Vaccination Certificate
1. In order to get certificate, firstly you must access NIMS website https://nims.nadra.gov.pk/
2. In second step, click on “Corona Vaccine Certificate” button and enter the valid and required information as mentioned on CNIC
3. Next, you have to enter your payment details, and complete payment
4. Print the payment receipt and click continue
5. Review your entry information
6. Now you can download your certificate
COVID Vaccination Certificate Benefits
Ideally, the offer of such a digital certificate would allow people to prove themselves ‘safe’ and ignore the need for mandatory protection. Basically, it’s a way to reduce existing restrictions on travel and access to services. It will also reduce the need in many countries for passengers to be tested negative for the virus.
If there is a standard and widely accepted pass, it will eliminate the need to carry physical documents and provide credibility for online certificates.
In addition, such a system allows people to take printouts and keep physical copies of certificates.
In case of non-vaccination and absence of vaccination certificate. The person has not been able to obtain visas from foreign countries and face many restrictions.