WHAT WE DO

Military Lands and Cantonments Department is looking after the local governments in 44 Cantonments through Cantonment Boards and managing the defence lands all across the country through 11 Military Estate Circles. It is an attached department of the Ministry of Defence. Directorate of Military Lands and Cantonments provides advisory input on defence lands and local government matters in cantonments to the Federal Government (Ministry of Defence) and all related stakeholders i.e. Service Headquarters and other organizations under Ministry of Defence. Main functions of ML&C Deptt are: 

Defence Land Management

- Acquisitioning or requisitioning of property for Defence Services

- To defend litigation in the court of law to safeguard the interest of the Govt

Local self-government in Cantonment areas

- Efficient management of the Local Government in CBs

- Preparation of Annual Budget of CB and Revenue collection

- Building control, dev and maintenance of Parks, green belts and road infrastructure

- Provision of civic amenities

- Development works for cantonment residents

- Provision of health facilities

- Provision of education facilities

- Maintenance of hygiene and sanitation

- Taking census in cantonment areas

- Taking survey of cantonment area

LIST OF MILITARY ESTATE CIRCLES

- Peshawar

- Rawalpindi

- Lahore

- Multan

- Karachi

- Quetta

- Kohat

- Abbottabad

- Gujranwala

- Sargodha

- Hyderabad

 

 

LIST OF CANTONMENT BOARDS

 

PESHAWAR REGION

Peshawar

Nowshera

Kohat

Mardan

Risalpur

Bannu

DI Khan

Cherat

Swat

 

RAWALPINDI REGION

Rawalpindi

Chaklala

Wah

Abbottabad

Taxila

Kamra

Attock

Sanjwal

Havelian

 

Murree Hills

Murree Galis (Kalabagh)

 
 

LAHORE REGION

Lahore

Walton

Gujranwala

Sialkot

Jhelum

Kharian

   

Mangla

   
 

MULTAN REGION

Multan

Sargodha

Bahawalpur

 

Shorkot

Okara

 
 

KARACHI REGION

Clifton

Faisal

Hyderabad

Malir

Karachi

Korangi Creek

 

Manora

Panoaqil

 
 

QUETTA REGION

Quetta

Zhob

Loralai

   

Ormara