Policy Circulars

  • 1.

    PBA Circular February 04, 2023

    Feb-04-2023

  • 2.

    PBA Circular - Compliance of Clearance Rules

    Feb-02-2023
    PBA/02-23/Cir-20257
  • 3.

    Registration of Digital Media Publications / Properties with PBA

    Dec-07-2022
    PBA/12-22/DM-20114
  • 4.

    PBA Working Committees 2022 - 2023

    Nov-26-2022

  • 5.

    PBA Circular - Guidelines for issuance of invoices in respect of advertising campaigns of DGPR, Govt. of Punjab.

    Nov-24-2022
    PBA/11-22/Cir-20039
  • 6.

    PBA Circular - Political Advertisement Policy

    Jul-13-2022
    PBA/07-22/19241
  • 7.

    PBA Circular - Political Advertisement Policy

    Jul-13-2022
    PBA/07-22/19242
  • 8.

    Restoration of Business - Convenience Food Industries (Pvt.) Limited - Laziza

    Jun-20-2022
    RA/06-22/CL-19193
  • 9.

    Letter from Z2C Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd.

    Feb-10-2022

  • 10.

    PBA Circular - Disclosure about Group / Affiliate Advertising Agencies / MBHs

    Jan-27-2022
    PBA/01-22/Cir-18840
  • 11.

    PBA Press Release - January 02, 2022

    Jan-02-2022

  • 12.

    PBA Circular - CPRP Mechanism December 28, 2021

    Dec-28-2021
    PBA/12-21/Cir (Mem)-18792
  • 13.

    PBA Circular - Submission of Pending GST Certificate / WHT Challans

    Dec-02-2021
    PBA/12-21/Cir-18760
  • 14.

    PBA Working Committees 2021 - 2022

    Nov-29-2021

  • 15.

    Submission of pending GST Certificate/WHT Challans

    Jul-07-2021
    PBA/07-21/Cir-18132
  • 16.

    Notices from Sindh Revenue Board to submission of Sales Tax Certificates/Challans.

    Jun-29-2021

  • 17.

    PBA Circular - Submission of Government Advertising Bills in Press Information Department (PID)

    May-20-2021

  • 18.

    PBA Circular - COVID-19 Vaccination

    Apr-10-2021

  • 19.

    Notice from FBR - U/S 176 of Income Tax Ordinance 2001

    Apr-10-2021

  • 20.

    PBA Working Committees - 2020 - 2021

    Feb-19-2021

  • 21.

    PBA Circular - Clarification regarding Advertisement Rates of Autonomous/Semi-Autonomous Bodies of Federal and Provisional Governments

    Sep-14-2020

  • 22.

    Outstanding Dues Payment through PBA E-filing Software

    Sep-11-2018
    for Agencies
  • 23.

    REMINDER: PBA Circular - Vendor Number Accounts with AGPR Office for Payment of Govt. Advertisement Bills.

    Aug-20-2020
    PBA/08-20/Cir-17139
  • 24.

    Intellectual Property Tribunal Order - Master Enterprises v/s. Diamond Industries

    Aug-18-2020

  • 25.

    PBA Circular - Vendor Number Accounts with AGPR Office for Payment of Govt. Advertisement Bills

    Aug-13-2020
    PBA/08-20/Cir-17145
  • 26.

    PBA Circular - Vendor Number Accounts with AGPR Office for Payment of Govt. Advertisement Bills.

    Aug-12-2020
    PBA/08-20/Cir-17139
  • 27.

    Request from Press Information Department Isb

    Aug-09-2020

  • 28.

    Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) - Intimation Regarding Compulsory Registration under Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Finance Act, 2013.

    Jul-10-2020

  • 29.

    Accreditation of Digital Media Advertising Agencies (MBHs)

    Jul-03-2020
    PBA/07-20/Cir-16829
  • 30.

    PBA Rules & Regulations Governing Conduct of Advertising Agencies & MBHs - Guidelines

    Nov-16-2016

  • 31.

    Clearance of Digital Media Outstanding Dues

    Jun-13-2020
    PBA/06-20/Cir-16715
  • 32.

    PBA Circular - Government Bail-out Package for Electronic Media

    Apr-11-2020

  • 33.

    PBA Circular April 10, 2020

    Apr-10-2020

  • 34.

    PBA Circular to Member Broadcasters - Invoicing through Email and Online Payment System

    Mar-26-2020

  • 35.

    Circular to Advertising Agencies / Payment of Outstanding Dues

    Mar-18-2020
    PBA/03-20/ACC-16583
  • 36.

    PBA Circular - Pending Government Advertisement Payments - Second Promo

    Mar-15-2020

  • 37.

    PBA Working Committees - 2019-2020

    Feb-08-2020

  • 38.

    PBA Circular - Government Advertisement Tariff for the Electronic Media.

    Nov-20-2019

  • 39.

    Circular - Submission of Pending GST Certificate & WHT Challan

    Apr-02-2019
    PBA/03-19/Cir-15676
  • 40.

    PBA Circular - All Members / Associate Members

    May-29-2018
    PBA/05-18/14703
  • 41.

    PBA Circular - Political Advertisement Policy

    May-29-2018
    PBA/05-18/14703
  • 42.

    PBA Circular - AXACT/BOL - Fake Degrees to News Channel

    May-15-2018
    Email
  • 43.

    Pemra Letter - Public Service Message ( Writ Petition No. 739/2017.Titled Salman Shahid V /S. FOP ( for Reporting Blasphemy))

    Apr-02-2018
    Writ Petition No. 739/2017
  • 44.

    Ministry of Information, Broadcasting, National History & Literary Heritage (Constitution Petition No. 105 of 2012 Etc.)

    Mar-16-2018
    6(6)/2012-P-I (Pt)
  • 45.

    PBA Circular - Billing to Commercial Clients

    Aug-23-2017
    PBA/08-17/Cir-13850
  • 46.

    PBA Circular - Government Advertisement Rates

    Aug-19-2017

  • 47.

    PBA Circular - Billing to Commercial Clients

    Aug-18-2017

  • 48.

    PBA Circular - Billing to Commercial Clients

    Aug-17-2017
    PBA/08-17/Cir-13835
  • 49.

    PBA Circular - Billing to Commercial Clients

    Aug-08-2017
    PBA/08-17/Cir-13816
  • 50.

    PBA Circular - Clarification Billing Format

    Jul-27-2017
    PBA/07-17/Cir-13779
  • 51.

    Circular - Revision of Annual Membership Fee

    Jul-25-2017
    PBA/07-17/MEM-13589
  • 52.

    PBA Circular - Billing Format

    Jul-20-2017
    PBA/07-17/Cir-13665
  • 53.

    NOTICE FOR COMPULSORY ENROLLMENT / REGISTRATION WITH PRA UNDER SECTION 27(2) OF THE PUNJAB SALES TAX SERVICES ACT 2012

    May-27-2017

  • 54.

    PBA Circular

    May-16-2017
    PBA/05-17/Cir-13414
  • 55.

    Raids on Business Premises by FBR Officials

    May-09-2017

  • 56.

    PEMRA Circular - 22-3-2017

    Mar-29-2017

  • 57.

    PEMRA - PSA - Tobacco Control

    Mar-29-2017

  • 58.

    Capping of 12 Minutes of Advertisements During an Hour

    Feb-10-2017

  • 59.

    Extension in Suspension Deadline - Connect Marketing Communication (Pvt.) Ltd.

    Dec-05-2016

  • 60.

    Circular - Security of Media Houses

    Sep-02-2016

  • 61.

    Suspension of Business - Midas Communications Pakistan (pvt) Ltd. - ISLAMABAD

    May-25-2016
    SA/05-15/57-12152
  • 62.

    PBA Circular - Guidelines on Clause 13 & 15(b) of PBA Rules & Regulations

    Apr-18-2016
    PBA/04-16/CIR-11984
  • 63.

    PBA Circular - Guidelines on Clause 13 & 15(b) of PBA Rules & Regulations

    Apr-18-2016
    PBA/04-16/CIR-11985
  • 64.

    Extension in Suspension Deadline - Ms Time & Space Media (Pvt.) Limited

    Jul-09-2015
    SA/07-15/7811133
  • 65.

    Clause 13 & 15 (b) of PBA Rules & Regulations Governing Conduct of Advertising Agencies & MBHs - Guidelines

    Oct-28-2015
    PBA/10-15/Cir-11591
  • 66.

    Clause 13 & 15 (b) of PBA Rules & Regulations Governing Conduct of Advertising Agencies & MBHs - Guidelines

    Oct-28-2015
    PBA/10-15/Cir-11590
  • 67.

    PBA Circular - October 9, 2015

    Oct-09-2015
    PBA/10-15/CIR-11507
  • 68.

    Restroration of Business - Evernew Concepts (Pvt.) Ltd. & Midas (Pvt.) Ltd.

    Sep-24-2015

  • 69.

    Stop Airing of Advertisements of Mall of Sargodha

    Jan-04-2017

  • 70.

    Suspended Client - Ministry of Water & Power

    Apr-17-2015

  • 71.

    Postponement of Annual General Meeting (AGM-2014)

    Oct-31-2014

  • 72.

    Circular PBA/09/14/Cir-10272

    Sep-20-2014
    PBA/09/14/Cir-10272
  • 73.

    Publication of Notification in the Sindh Government Gazette (Extra-Ordinary)

    Apr-22-2014

  • 74.

    Court order on PPPs Political Advertisement (Malik Qayyum/Shahbaz Sharif)

    May-04-2013

  • 75.

    Circular - Sales Tax Retunrs in FBR

    Jun-12-2013

  • 76.

    Circular - PEMRA Letter dated July 3, 2013

    Jul-03-2013

  • 77.

    Releases of Forvil Cosmetics and Elite Traders for Bio Amla

    Apr-02-2013

  • 78.

    Circular - Revised Political Advertisements Policy

    Jan-26-2013

  • 79.

    Circular - Revised Political Advertisements Policy

    Jan-26-2013

  • 80.

    Circular - Appointment of New Secretary General

    Feb-11-2012

  • 81.

    Circular - Appointment of New Secretary General

    Feb-11-2012

  • 82.

    Outstanding Dues of Govt. Campaigns

    Jul-31-2012

  • 83.

    Circular Channels - Withholding Tax Exemption

    Jul-06-2012

  • 84.

    Circular Agencies - Withholding Tax Exemption

    Jul-06-2012

  • 85.

    Direct Payments from Client

    Mar-29-2012

  • 86.

    Rate - TVCs Govt. & Commercial Co Sponsorship

    Apr-02-2012

  • 87.

    Rate - TVCs Govt. & Commercial Co Sponsorship

    Apr-02-2012

  • 88.

    Circular - Compliance of Clause 17 of Rules & Regulations

    Apr-04-2012

  • 89.

    Circular - Compliance of
    Clause 17 of Rules & Regulations

    Apr-04-2012

  • 90.

    Circular - Political Advertisements

    Mar-27-2012

  • 91.

    Circular - Political Advertisements

    Mar-27-2012

  • 92.

    Sub Committee - Threats / Pressure from Political / Non-Political Entities

    Mar-21-2012

  • 93.

    All correspondence/documents sent to PBA Secretariat should be signed by the person who is Nominated as Authorized signatory of your company to deal with PBA

    Mar-03-2012
    Circular - 03-03-12
  • 94.

    PBA Flood Donation Fund - September 2011

    Sep-20-2011

  • 95.

    Clearance House SOPs

    Aug-28-2008

  • 96.

    Circular to Members for Rule 13

    Jun-16-2011

  • 97.

    Circular for Advertising Agencies for rule 13

    Jun-16-2011

  • 98.

    Payments of Ministry of Population Welfare & Ministry of Health

    Sep-04-2010

  • 99.

    No member broadcaster will pay any carriage fee or any other remuneration for airing to World Call Telecom Ltd

    Jul-28-2010

  • 100.

    Sub Committee - Media Buying Houses

    Jul-19-2010

Suspended Agencies
Awan Brand Communications, Spider 360 Media (Pvt.) Limited, Eiman Ad Communications, Pirana Advertising (Pvt) Limited, Promoters Advertising, Adreach Advertising, Creative Consultant (Pvt.) Limited, Vibrant Communications, The Circle Agency, MEDIAONE Communication, The Circuit (Pvt) Limited, Super Media Communications (SMC Pvt) Ltd, Paragon International (Pvt.) Ltd, Graymatter Communications, Difference (Private) Limited, Ideas Workshop (Pvt) Limited, Communication Spot, Orient Advertising (Pvt) Limited, Midas (Pvt) Limited - LHR, Add World Advertising Agency, Momentum Marketing & Communications Pvt. Ltd (formerly Dawn Communications (Pvt.) Ltd.), Advertising & Information Management (Pvt) Limited (AIM), Evernew Concepts (Pvt) Limited, X2O Private Limited, Adgroup (Pvt) Limited, Brandkey Communication (Pvt.) Limited, Message Communications,
Suspended Clients
Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Saad Akbar Developers & Builders (Pvt.) Ltd, Medtech Trading Corporation, Intelligence Bureau (Govt. of Pakistan), Bikiya Industries (Private) Limited, UniChampion Trading Ltd, Chimera (Pvt.) Ltd., Master City (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Govt. of Pakistan), Master Ballpoint Pen Industries (Pvt) Ltd, Crescent Star Foods (Pvt) Ltd, Capital Development Authority (CDA) (Govt. of Pakistan), Emerging Innovations (Pvt.) Limited, Ministry of Interior (Govt. of Pakistan), Decagon Pakistan (Pvt.) Limited, Telemall Corporation, Ministry of Information Technology (Govt. of Pakistan), Hiba Life (Pvt.) Limited, Forvil Cosmetics , Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) (Govt. of Pakistan), Get Technologies, G-Tide Mobiles Pakistan, Al-Siddique Developers, Raza Industries (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Finance (Finance Division) - Govt. of Pakistan, Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (Govt. of Pakistan), Gold Stone Construction (Pvt.) Ltd, Digicom Trading (Pvt) Ltd, Govt. of Pakistan Services Hospital, Ministry of Science & Technology (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Textile Industry (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of National Food Security & Research (Govt. of Pakistan), Programme for National Hydropower Development (Ministry of Water & Power - Govt. of Pakistan), Fast Marketing Consultants (Pvt) Ltd, Board of Investment (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Zakat & Ushr (Govt. of Pakistan), 6th Sense Marketing (Pvt.) Limited, Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Water & Power (Govt. of Pakistan), Taha Developers, Population Census Organization - Statistics Division (Govt. of Pakistan), Directorate of Hajj (Govt. of Pakistan), Directorate of Malaria Control - Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation & Coordination (Govt. Of Pakistan), Daehan Dewan Motor Company (Pvt.) Limited, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources (Govt. of Pakistan), National Energy Conservation Centre (ENERCON) (Ministry of Environment - Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Social Welfare and Special Education (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Food & Agriculture & Livestock (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Religious Affairs (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Youth Affairs (Govt. of Pakistan), National AIDS Control Programe (Ministry of Health - Govt. of Pakistan), Small & Medium Enterprise Development Authority (SMEDA) (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Federal Education & Professional Training - (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Narcotics Control (Govt. of Pakistan), Master Poly Plastic Industries Ltd, National Vocational & Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage (Govt. of Pakistan), A&I Enterprises, A&I Realtor (Pvt.) Limited, B4U Soft (Pvt.) Limited, EHFPRO, Pakistan Oil & Seed Development Board (Ministry of Food Agriculture & Livestock - Govt. of Pakistan), Aala Dawakhana, Al Shaheer Corporation Limited [Formerly Al Shaheer Corporation (Pvt.) Limited], Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) (Govt. of Pakistan), Enem Estates, Ministry of Population Welfare (Govt. of Pakistan), Big Bird Foods (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Information Technology (TReMU) (Govt. of Pakistan), Six B Food Industry (Pvt) Ltd, Privatisation Commission (Govt. of Pakistan), Origins, MAB Builders, Master Cloth and Suiting Ltd, Evacuee Trust Poperty Board (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Health & Special Education (Govt. of Pakistan), Pakistan Bait-ul-Mall, Ministry of Planning Development & Special Initiatives (Govt. of Pakistan) formerly Ministry of Planning, Development & Reform (Govt. of Pakistan), DYL Motorcycle Ltd, Ministry of Industries & Production (Govt. of Pakistan), Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO), Ministry of Housing & Works (Govt. of Pakistan), Drugs Control Organization (Ministry of Health - Govt. of Pakistan), Department of Plant Protection (Ministry of Food, Agriculture & Livestock - Govt. of Pakistan), JW Tech (Pvt) Ltd, Itel Mobile Limited, Ministry of Parlimentary Affairs (Govt. of Pakistan), Premier American School, Master Tiles & Ceramic Industries Ltd, National Education Foundation (Ministry of Education - Govt. of Pakistan), Al-Rauf Developers, Ministry of Kashmir Affairs & Northern Areas (Govt. of Pakistan), National Council for TIBB (Ministry of Health - Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Defence Production (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Minorities, Culture, Sports, Tourism & Youth Affairs (Govt. of Pakistan), Ezee Travels (Pvt.) Ltd, Ministry of Railways (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Climate Change (Govt. of Pakistan), U & I Garments (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Tourism (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Sports (Govt. of Pakistan), Federal Government Employees Housing Authority (Govt. of Pakistan), The Olympus Mall, Ministry of Education (Govt. of Pakistan), Health Education Cell (Ministry of Health - Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Labour & Manpower And Overseas Pakistani (Govt. of Pakistan), Dynasel (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Environment (Govt. of Pakistan), Ocean Marina Gwadar, Ministry of Ports & Shipping (Govt. of Pakistan), Ministry of Communications (Govt. of Pakistan), IVY Boutique, Ministry of Women Development (Govt. of Pakistan), I.S Abbac International (Pvt) Ltd, Master Beverages and Foods Limited, Govt. of Pakistan Employees Housing Foundation, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination (Govt. of Pakistan), Berrio International (Pvt) Ltd, Master Sanitary Fittings Industries Ltd, Ministry of Dairy Development (Govt. of Pakistan), The Snack Bites Company, Multan Sultans (Pvt) Ltd, Ministry of Energy, Power Division (Govt. of Pakistan),