THE GAZETTE OF PAKISTANPART II
Statutory Notifications containing Rules and Orders Issued by all Ministries andDivisions of the Government of Pakistan and their Attached and Subordinate Offices andthe Supreme Court of Pakistan.Government of PakistanMINISTRY OF CULTURE, SPORTS AND TOURISIM(Sport & Tourism Division)[Department of Tourist Services]NOTIFICATIONIslamabad, the 18
November, 1996PAKISTAN TOURIST GUEDES RULES, 1996S R O.134 (KE) 96:In exercise of the powers conferred by section 12 the Tourist Guides Act,1976(XXVI of 1976), the Federal Government is pleased to make the following rules,namely: ----1. Short title an Commencement___(1) These rules may be called the PakistanTourist Guides Rules 1996.(a) “Act” means the Pakistan Tourist Guides Act,1976(XXVI of 1976)(b) “Chairman” means chairman of the committee;(c) “Licensed” means a person licensed to operate as tourist guide under the Act;(d) “Schedule” means schedule appended to these rules;(e) “Form” means from appended to these rules;(f) “Section” means section of the Act;(g) “tourist guide” means a person who is license under the provisions of the Act,and helps and guides the tourist s , organizes trekking and mountaineeringparties of foreigners and citizens of Pakistan and conducts the group tours andsight seeing in Pakistan;(h) “tourist” means a person who undertakes touring for the purposes of trekking,mountaineering, recreation, sports, business and includes religious pilgrimage;and(i) “organization” means an organization which makes arrangement for lodging,transport or other services relating to travel of person or groups withinPakistan or arranges entertainment, sight seeing group tour, trekking andmountaineering, parties excursion and guide services through licensed guideswhether the arrangements are made on the basis of comprehensive allinclusive rates or on the basis of separate charges for each service provided.