Firm Registration

Two or more partners can form a firm in line with the provisions of Partnership Act, 1932 for starting a business in Pakistan. In order to register a firm, here is the step-by-step process:

Step-by-Step Process

  • Complete your documents as mentioned in the below section
  • Download the application form (Form-I) and fill it properly
  • Prepare a Partnership Deed on a Stamp Paper of Rs. 1000/-
  • Submit registration fee i.e. Rs. 1000/- in the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) through a Challan Form under the Head of Account: C-03545
  • Prepare an affidavit regarding accuracy of papers and existence of office on a stamp paper of Rs. 5/-
  • Visit Citizen Facilitation Center, Mauve Area, G-11/4, Islamabad to submit your application along with documents
  • After documents submission, a date and time will be provided for physical appearance of all the Partners / Witnesses along-with their original valid CNIC before the Registrar of Firms.
  • The partners should contact this office after ten days of submission of papers to collect their certificate

Documents Required

  • Form-I
  • Partnership Deed on a Stamp Paper of Rs. 1000/-
  • Receipt regarding submission of Registration Fee in NBP
  • Affidavit on a Stamp Paper of Rs. 5/-
  • Copy of lease agreement / ownership of the office address alongside a copy of a utility bill (Office of the Firm should be in Commercial Area)
  • Copy of Computerized valid N.I.C of all the Partners and Witnesses.

Note: All the papers should be attested from Notary Public

Information Box

Dealing Authority:
Director (Labour & Industries)

Relevant Law(s):
Partnership Act, 1932

Address:
Citizen Facilitation Center, Mauve Area, G-11/4, Islamabad

Timings:
Monday – Thursday
09 AM – 01 PM

Friday
09 AM – 12 PM

Processing Fee:
Rs/- 1000 to be deposited in NBP

Processing Time
10 Days

Download Form(s):
Form 1