Directorate of Industries


The mission/vision of Industries department, Government of the Punjab is to promote and facilitate industries and promote investment in Punjab.

Functions performed at Provincial level

  • To implement "The Punjab Industries (Control on Establishment and Enlargement) Act 1963" in line with industrial location policy notified from time to time

  • Collection of industrial statistics and census of manufacturing industries (CMI) through industrial survey under the Industrial Statistics Act 1942

  • To conduct door to door survey of industrial units under Statistical Act 1975

  • Registration of Societies/NGO’s under Societies Registration Act ,1860 and section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984

  • Registration of firms under the Partnership Act 1932

  • Registration of Deeni Madaris under Societies Registration (Amendment) Act 2006

  • To asset the entrepreneurs for the acquisition of land under the Land Acquisition Act 1894

  • To implement "Boilers and Pressure Vessel Ordinance 2002" and registration of boilers under this ordinance

  • To conduct examination of boiler competence b-annually

  • Publication of district pre-investment studies of 36 districts of Punjab

  • Publication of directory of industrial establishment in the Punjab

  • To hold industrial exhibitions and establish industrial parks

  • To keep liaison with other Federal/Provincial organization such as SMEDA, BOI, EPB, EPZA, PSIC, Commercial Banks, DFI's, Engineering Development Board, PIEDMC, FIEDMC for the promotion of investment in industrial sector

  • To keep liaison with Chamber of Commerce and Industry to get feed back from them and pass on the recommendation to the Federal Government for making trade and import policy and other industrial policies

  • Assistance to special initiatives taken by the Punjab government like purchasing of tents, sugar and Sasti Roti Program etc


Address:       Directorate of Industries, Ponch House, Lahore
Phone:          +92-42-99211520-21
Fax:              +92-42-99211522