Pakistan (PK)

Jurisdiction Overview

236 *Is any formal registration required at all? Not Applicable
 Data Date: 2016


GF 2016: 41-42


There are no private foundations in Pakistan: "Foundations can be established only for promoting commerce, art, science, religion, sports, social services, charity or any other public interest purpose (s. 42(1) Companies Ordinance). Foundations cannot distribute profit or any income from foundations’ activities to their members" (GF 2016: 41-42).