Food Department

Food Department, ICT is responsible for regulating the business of food grains including purchases, storage, sales, transfer, milling and quality control in Islamabad Capital Territory

Objectives & Functions

  • Monitoring the functioning of Flour Mills and Atta / Sugar dealers
  • Spot visits / checking of the quality and weights, rates of wheat and its products
  • Ensuring quality control of food items through raids, drawing of samples and instituting cases in the various Courts
  • Ensuring equitable distribution of Atta and other Food Stuff to the Shopkeepers and Whole Sale Dealers within Rural and Urban areas
  • Ensuring uninterrupted availability of Atta, Sugar, Rice, Dalis, Ghee, etc. and other Food Stuff in the open Market
  • Issuance of Foodgrain, Sugar Licenses to the newly installed / opened Flour Mills, Whole Sale Dealers etc
  • Coordination of wheat releases for the Flour Mills in ICT with Food Department Rawalpindi

Services Offered

  • Resolution of complaints regarding quality of food items
  • Monitoring of prices of essential food items
  • Issuance of Foodgrain Licenses
  • Issuance of Sugar Licenses
  • Resolution of issues regarding availability of food items

Information Box

Head of Department:
Ch. Muhammad Afzal,
Deputy Director (Food)

Office Address:
14, T.M Plaza, 1st Floor, F-8 Markaz,
Islamabad.

Email:
ddffooddcpartmentl980@gmail.com

Contact No:
051-9260986