The following commercial incentives will be offered under the Special Technology Zone Authority Act, 2021.
10 Years Tax Holidays on:
• Income taxes
• Turnover taxes
• Capital gains taxes
• Sales taxes
• custom duty on imports of capital goods
• Dividend income and capital gains on venture capital funds

Non-Financial Incentives

• Premium location in the second largest city of Pakistan
• Long term lease – 33 years (extendable) period at subsidized / nominal lease rentals
• Special forex regime under which 100% repatriation of profits and funds are allowed through an easy process
• State of the art infrastructure including high speed internet, uninterrupted electricity and sustainable working
• One window operation including legal & financial services, business feasibility studies, banking, company registration
and facilitation in acquisition of utilities
• IPR regimes
• Technology including

  • For Universities
  • For Businesses
  • For Foreign Faculty
  • For Foreign Universities At LKP
  • Capital expenditure for the construction of campuses to be funded by LKPC and Government of the Punjab.
  • Complete infrastructure facilities to be provided by LKPC.
  • Highly concessional rates for land lease.
  • Exemptions on import duties and tax holidays as part of STZ (Special Technology Zone).
  • One Stop Solution Shop for business modelling, legal and financial consultancy.
  • Plug and Play Business Spaces.
  • High-specification research laboratories.
  • Tax exemptions as part of Special Technology Zone (STZ).
  • Exemption from import duties and taxes on the import of goods, materials, equipment required for the operations of LKP and for the entities located inside the LKP.
  • Out of a huge number of Pakistanis teaching in international universities, many will be potentially willing to relocate to the country.
  • Currently 10,000 Ph.Ds. are teaching in Pakistani universities and the number is growing.
  • More than 14,000 Ph.Ds. qualifying every year.
  • Total annual spending by Pakistani students in foreign universities is USD 2 Billion.
  • Yearly, out of 200,000 students applying for admissions in international universities, 160,000 cannot secure admissions; the surplus number signifies a large pool of potential students for foreign universities to locate at LTP.

Pakistan Higher Education Sector’s Overview


or more students pass out yearly with 16 years or above education.


or more students pursuing Ph.D. Programs .


Computer Sciences Graduates Per Year.


or more enrolled in Masters and M.Phil. Programs.

or more literacy Rate