Vehicle Registration

  • Transfer of ownership of vehicles and other allied matters.
  • Re-registration of vehicles on case basis decided by the Deputy Commissioner/Director General Excise & Taxation, Islamabad.
  • Recovery and collection of Road Tax and other taxes e.g. With-holding/Income Tax applicable on the vehicles.

Education Cess

  • This Tax is charged from those Institutions/Commercial Organizations which have more than 9 (nine) employees, drawing salary not less than Rs.2000/- per month.
  • Education Cess is recovered at Rs.100/-per employee on annual basis and amount recovered is utilized for granting scholarships to the children of workers or labors.
  • The said amount is disbursed by the Labor Welfare Department under the supervision of a Committee headed by the Assistant Commissioner (Saddar), Islamabad.


Property Tax
Collection of tax on plots, properties rendering to the taxation of property unit in order to build public trust and maximize fiscal space. Also provincial taxes, issuance of clearance certificates, record of ownership(s) are also dealt with-in this department.
Entertainment Duty & Cinema Tax
These duty or taxes are recovered from the Cinema Houses and functions/gatherings wherever entry is allowed on ticket basis.
Tobacco Dealers License Fees
This fee is recovered from the Shopkeepers dealing with the sale/purchase of Tobacco/Cigarettes. Moreover, Recovery/Receipt of Capital Value Tax which is recovered at the time of registering of imported vehicles.
Permits/License for Liquors/intoxicants/spirits
TDuty on rectified spirit/permits, de-natured spirit, vend fee on sale of liquor and grant of liquor permits to the non-Muslims Pakistanis and Foreigners. Regulation on the import and export of these materials are carried out by the government.
Licenses and permits are issued for the non-Muslims for the possession, sale, and consumption of these prohibited substances.
With-holding/income tax
This tax is recovered at the time of renewal of motor registration certificate on annual basis.

International Driving Permit

Submit the following documents to the Head Clerk General after obtaining the Application Form:
  • Application Forms Click here to Download Form
  • Copy of Valid Pakistani Driving License
  • Rs.30/- Stamp to be pasted on the Application Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Valid Visa
  • Computerized NIC
  • Residential proof of Islamabad
  • 2 Photographs (size 1×1)
Submit the necessary documents at the Domicile and Press Branch after submitting the fees Rs.10/- to the following account:
Acc. No. C03806
District Magistrate, Domicile fee
NBP-F-8 Markaz
Submit the following documents to the Head Clerk General after obtaining the Application Form:
  • Domicile Application Forms Click here to Download Form
  • Copy of domicile of Parent (mother or father who is a resident of Islamabad and is sponsoring the application if the age of applicant is less than 18 years)
  • School certificate (Optional)
  • Duly Stamped Bank Challaan
  • Duly signed and attested Affidavit
  • Form B from NADRA
  • 4 Passport Photos
  • Any additional supporting document attached is kept by the domicile clerk.