To register NGOs, Trust and Societies there are several authorities like Islamabad Capital Territory Administration (ICTA), Ministry of Interior and Departments of Provincial Governments. ICTA registers NGO/ NPO under Societies Registration Act, 1860 and Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies (Registration &Control) Ordinance 1961 likewise Provincial Governments; Punjab, Sindh, KPK and Balochistan control and register NGOs under The Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies (Registration & Control) Ordinance, 1961.
Acts and Ordinance
Mostly used Acts and Ordinance in Pakistan to control and register NGOs.
Societies Registration Act 1860
Trust Act 1882
Cooperative Societies Act 1925
Companies Ordinance 1984
Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies (Registration & Control) Ordinance 1961
SWSKH is a Non-government, Non-profit and Non-political organization established on 2015 as per society registration Act rule of Pakistan and public trust Act-1950. It works for poor, tribal and rural peoples so that they can be educated, empowered and develop their own social and economic status to support their sustainable development. The dedicated Members of SWSKH are young, educated, experienced professionals, having deep knowledge of fieldwork. With the continuous efforts by dedicated and experienced professional social workers SWSKH has spreading its root to whole blocks of province Punjab District & tackles the grass root level problem and trying to providing livelihood opportunities to the rural population.