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Departments for
Doing Business in Sindh

Committed to making Sindh an easy and competitive business hub.
Spearheading effective business reforms for improving the investment climate

Sindh Board of Investment (SBI)

Sindh Board of Investment (SBI)

Established for the promotion of investment in all sectors of the economy, facilitation of local and foreign investors for speedy materialization of their projects, and to enhance Sindh’s international competitiveness and contribute to economic and social development.

Board of Revenue, Government of Sindh (BoR)

Board of Revenue, Government of Sindh (BoR)

The Controlling authority in all matters connected with the administration of Revenue collection.

Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA)

Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA)

A regulatory and supervisory body whose prime function is to ensure that the approval of building plans and NOCs etc. are in conformation with the existing Building & Town Planning Regulations.

Karachi Water & Sewerage Board (KWSB)

Karachi Water & Sewerage Board (KWSB)

The Organization responsible for production, transmission and distribution of potable water to the citizen of Karachi and managing the sewerage system.

Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA)

Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA)

Environment Climate Change & Coastal Development

"We are on the verge of re-industrialization in Pakistan. Karachi and province of Sindh are poised to lead this re-industrialization. We, in the Government of Sindh, take on this opportunity and responsibility with passion."
NAHEED MEMON - CHAIRPERSON, SINDH BOARD OF INVESTMENT

SINDH DOING BUSINESS REFORMS EXHIBITION

The Sindh Doing Business Reforms Exhibition was held in Karachi on the 15th of February, 2018. It was hosted by the Sindh Board of Investment (SBI) with technical support and facilitation from the World Bank. At the occasion, concerned departments showcased the ground-breaking reforms that have been introduced under the Doing Business Reforms in the province. Mr Muhammad Waseem, Chairman Planning & Development Sindh, Chairperson SBI and Focal Person for DB Reforms, Ms Naheed Memon, Mr Amjad Bashir, Senior Economist from the World Bank, Mr Patchamuthu Illango, Country Director World Bank, Ms Shabana Khawar, Principal Country Officer of International Finance Corporation, Mr Mufassar Malik, President KCCI, and Mr Naeem Zamindar, Chairman Board of Investment, spoke at the occasion.

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Getting Construction Permits
in Sindh

Quicker and Easier than ever before

Number of procedures to obtain Construction Permits reduced from 15 to

7

SBCA reduces time to grant construction permits from 60 to

30

Days

SBCA reduces time for completion certificates from 45 to

30

Days

SBCA exempted

3

NOCs

KWSB reduces time frame for commercial water and sewerage connections from 61 to

21

Days

SEPA waives environmental approval for

9

selected projects

Environmental Checklist approval time reduced from 30 to

15

Days

Registering Property

Quicker and Easier than ever before

Overall time required to register property in Karachi reduced from 208 days to just

17

Days
A 92% reduction

With the Digital Scanning Unit replacing microfilming technology, time spent at the Sub-Registrar Offices reduced by

96

%

2

Procedures Eliminated

50

%

archival registries of Karachi digitized

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