The Industrial Relations Advisers,

Management & Labour Laws Consultants


Room 3, 1st floor, Falaknuma Building, Near The Laboratory & Haroon Radio, Abdullah Haroon Road, Karachi

Phone: 32727266 & 32729770 Fax: 32729770 (S M Iqbal)  Email:




Circular No. C Ė 126†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Date: 20-12-2010



Minimum Wages of Rs. 7000/= p.m.

w.e.f. 01-07-2010 fixed by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa




  1. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Govt. by itís Notification dated 01-12-2010 under the Minimum Wages Ordinance, 1961 has fixed the minimum wages of Rs. 7000/= p.m. w.e.f. 01-07-2010 for all unskilled workers employed in all commercial and industrial undertakings / establishments. The wages of the workers higher than the unskilled workers and pice rated workers shall in no case be less than the above wages of the unskilled workers which has been left to the employers to revise their wages accordingly.


  1. The notification applies to the province but it does not apply to the Falderal Administrated Tribunal Areas in the province.


  1. The apprentices shall continue to be govered by the Apprenticeship Ordinance, 1962.


  1. The remaining details and conditions remain the same as given by us in our Circular No. C-124 dated 27-11-2010 given in itís Clauses 1 and 3 to 10 ignoring / leaving aside itís Clauses 2 & 11 on our Website in respect of the similar wages fixed by the Sindh Govt. which are not repeated and may by perused from it.


  1. The Notification may be diligently perused and in case of any doubt consult your labour laws consultant. ††



†† For M/s S.M. Yaqoob

Industrial Relations Advisers

& ††Labour Laws Consultants