Pakan is a town in the Malaysian state of Sarawak on the island of Borneo. It is located under Sarikei Division. It lies approximately 153.8 kilometres (96 mi) east-north-east of the state capital Kuching. The district population (year 2010 census) was 15,480.
Most of its inhabitants are ethnic Iban group and a small minorities of Chinese group usually concentrated in its town area.