Scope of STZA

Research &Development Job Creation Tech Exports &Import Substitution Tech Transfer Innovation & Enterpreneurship Human CapitalDevelopemt

Functions of STZA

One-Stop Shop for Investors

To provide a One-Window Facility to ease regulatory compliance for all potential investors.

Provide Legislative & Institutional Support

To formulate enabling policies to power the growth of the tech sector, and to provide institutional and legislative support to tech investors in synergy with all stakeholders and partners.

Special Regulatory Framework

To approve, issue, notify, enforce or cancel the licenses issued to Zone Enterprises and Zone Developers.

Global Outreach

To create opportunities and avenues to attract foreign direct investment into Pakistan’s emerging startup and tech ecosystem.

Provide Enabling Environment

Identify, create, and upgrade technological and scientific clusters and industrial support systems within STZs to foster innovation and entrepreneurship.

Zones Across Pakistan

Announced

To Be Announced

FEDERAL PUNJAB KPK Islamabad Technopolis Lahore Technopolis Pakistan Digital City, Haripur PAF-IAST University SINDH To Be Announced BALOCHISTAN To Be Announced AJK & GB To Be Announced New State Life Tower, Blue Area

One Window FRAMEWORK

FBR NADRA SECP MOFA BOI SBP ONE WINDOW FRAMEWORK STZAONEWINDOWFRAMEWORK
Ease of Doing Business Enhanced Visibility & Tracking Integration withRegulatory Stakeholders

STZA One-Window is an integrated and efficient digital platform, designed to simplify and harmonize the registration processes, to improve ease of doing business and compliance.

Federal Board of Revenue

Get your tax exemptions and full access to the taxation regime on the One-Window Portal.

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

Out-and-Out Company Incorporation and access to a wide range of G2B services with the integrated SECP portal on OWP.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Digital notarization of documents for security compliances on OWP.

National Database and Registration Authority

Single-entry access to complete VISA and identification services.

Board of Investment

Soft-landing of Foreign Companies.

State Bank of Pakistan

Complete access to Monetary Services such as Currency Management through OWP.

Special Technology Zones Authority

Offering multiple Incentives to Zone Enterprise & Zone Developer in collaboration with 6 Major Organizations.

Application Process

Review and Decision All eligible applications are thoroughlyreviewed, and licenses are grantedonly after a unanimous decision bythe relevant STZA committees. 05 Submit Application Once the application is complete,proceed to submit the application. 04 Provide Details Please follow the documentschecklist and fill in all relevantdetails. 03 Select License Type Select the Zone Developer or ZoneEnterprise application. 02 Login (To One Window Portal) Provide required information tostart the application process. 01 Review and Decision All eligible applications are thoroughly reviewed, and licenses are granted only after a unanimous decision by the relevant STZA committees. 05 Submit Application Once the application is complete, proceed to submit the application. 04 Provide Details Please follow the documents checklist and fill in all relevant details. 03 Select License Type Select the Zone Developer or Zone Enterprise application. 02 Login (To Application Portal) Once the application is complete, proceed to submit the application. 01

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