3354-Government licensing officials

Job Title: 

Government licensing officials

Job Description: 

Government licensing officials examine applications for licenses to export or import goods, set up businesses, build houses or other structures, or to obtain passports, determine eligibility of applications for issuing licenses or passports, and identify specific conditions or restrictions to be attached to licenses issued, referring exceptional or important cases to Senior government officials or Managers.


Tasks include

  • advising individuals on government laws and regulations concerning the type of license required and the conditions attached to such licenses, and on the public's rights and obligations
  • examining applications and relevant documents and determining whether a license can be granted and the conditions which should be attached
  • examining applications and approving the issue of passports
  • performing related administrative tasks to process applications, document activities, evaluations and determinations, and to prepare correspondence to inform applicants of licensing decisions
  • administering and scoring tests required to license applicants
Specific Occupations: 

Inspector, licensing

Officer (licensing/ immigration/ passport issuing)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2202