Execution of PPP Projects on land under Administrative Control of Auqaf Religious Affairs Department


Department of Auqaf and Religious Affairs is entrusted with administration of mosques, shrines and other religious places and striving to provide an efficient  services to the followers/visitors coming from all over the world visiting these places for spirituals and learning purposes. There are 554 shrines all over Punjab and huge number of followers are visiting these shrines frequently and it requires a lot of residential, logistic, parking and catering arrangements to fulfill their basic needs. Department of Auqaf and Religious Affairs (DARA) is intended to develop world class residential, logistic, parking, shopping centers and catering facilities over pieces of land at different shrines/places in Punjab under PPP-mode.



Punjab (selected sites at different shrines/religious places)

Sponsoring Agency

Department of Auqaf and Religious Affairs

Proposal Type


Implementing Agency

The Punjab PPP Authority/FDA

Source of Revenue

Fee/rent etc.

Current Status

Hiring of Transaction Advisor (TA) for development of project proposal/bidding documents is under Process

 Private Party

  • Design
  • Build
  • Finance
  • Transfer 

Role of Government

  • Provision of encumbrance free land
  • Obtaining necessary approvals/NOCs