Movement in Pakistan is governed by the Ordinance No. XLIII of 1959
(known as Pakistan Boy Scouts Association (PBSA) Ordinance, 1959) and
the subsequent rules, latest being those published vide SRO 140/KE/93 in
the Gazette of Pakistan, Extra dated July 27, 1993, and known as
Pakistan Boy Scouts Association Rules, 1992. These rules of 1992 which
define the policies, organisational setup for effective management and
rules for administration of PBSA are also known as Policy, Organisation
and Rules (POR) of PBSA.
being the sub-associations of Pakistan Boy Scouts Association (PBSA),
will maintain their commitment towards fulfillment of regulations of
Policy, Organisation and Rules (POR), National Training Policy & System
and National Youth Programme Policy & System of the PBSA.
interpretation, monitoring and implementation of the contents of POR,
National Youth Programme Policy & System and National Training Policy &
System of PBSA are exclusive right of the National, Provincial and
District Scouts Associations of Pakistan.
is mandatory and sole responsibility of National, Provincial and
District Scouts Associations in our Country to disseminate and spread
out the National Youth Programme Policy & System as well as National
Training Policy & System amongst the Youth, and Young and Adult Leaders
involved in the Scouting Movement in Pakistan and our District has
actively carried out the Scouting Programmes, Principles, Policies and
Systems within our District regularly and accordingly, and will continue
the same in future also.
the year 2003, PBSA introduced “National Youth Programme Policy &
System” for Rovers, Scouts and Shaheens and “National Training Policy &
System” for Young and Adult Leaders; since than, Ismaili District Boy
Scouts Association has organized from time to time Seminars, Workshops
and Lecture Programmes to implement National Youth Programme Policy &
System and National Training Policy & System within the District for its
aforesaid members i.e. Rovers, Scouts, Shaheens, Young and Adult Leaders
District, with the constant organization of Camps, Seminars, Workshops
and Lecture Programmes & also strict monitoring and proper follow up of
Programme System of POR, National Youth Programme Policy & System,
National Training Policy & System of PBSA, has earned with the kind
blessings of Almighty Allah, many laurels, honors, awards and
appreciations from the Leadership of our Community, Provincial Scouts
Headquarters, Sindh and National Scouts Headquarters, Islamabad.
Scouts Groups / Units of the Scouts Groups are part of Pakistan Boy
Scouts Association and are accountable and responsible to follow their
instructions, decisions and directives meticulously.
Scouts District is responsible for implementing the National Training
Policy & System as well as National Youth Programme Policy & Systems of
PBSA at the Scouts Groups level and has to follow stringently regulatory
procedures as outlined in the POR and frequent instructions from the
National and Provincial Headquarters.
District has an exclusive mandate to ensure that principles of scouting
movement are being adhered to by their concerned Scouts Groups and
therefore it is solely responsible for:
and accountability of Scouts Groups.
of training for youth members of all three sections, i.e. Shaheens,
Scouts and Rovers, as mentioned in the National Youth Programme, Policy
and upgrading of leaders as per National Training Programme, Policy and
System including organization of courses for leaders.
of scouting activities including camps, hikes, Rallies, Trainings,
Workshops, Seminars and other events as part of requirements of various
of Shaheens, Scouts, Rovers and adult leaders for Provincial, National
and International Scouting events, activities and programmes.
and re-appointment of Scouters including Group Scout Leaders and
issuance of warrants for their appointments.
/ Recommendations for Presidential Awards and Training Awards to their
respective Provincial Scouts Associations.
ADMINISTRATIVE SET-UP OF DISTRICTS IN SINDH
District is a branch of Sindh Boy Scouts Association (SBSA).
SBSA is one of the nine Provincial Scouts Associations of Pakistan Boy
Scouts Association (PBSA) and comprises of a setup of 26 Districts
through out the Sindh Province i.e. 23 Civil Districts and three other
Districts in Karachi (Open District, Ismaili District and Private
Schools Management District).
scouting movement is practically being managed in the country by
Provincial Scouts Associations.
to the Bye-Laws of the Sindh Boy Scouts Association (SBSA) and POR of
PBSA, our District cannot depute or loan Scouters for Training /
Programmes / Activities purposes to other Scouts Districts of Pakistan
or other Provincial Scouts Headquarters of Pakistan, without the
permission of the Sindh Boy Scouts Association.
the introduction of “National Youth Programme Policy & System” and
“National Training Policy & System”, Programme System and Adult Leaders
Policy of Pakistan Boy Scouts Association (PBSA) was in operation, and
accordingly our District, since its establishment in late September 1994
as separate Scouts District in Sindh, has worked very hard to improve
quality, standard and better vision for its members i.e. Rovers, Scouts,
Shaheens, Young and Adult Leaders.
of our Districts for implementing the Scouts Activities and Programmes
is up to Karachi and as per Bye-Laws of the Sindh Boy Scouts Association
and also of our District, the District is totally committed and
responsible to implement POR, National Youth Programme Policy & System
and National Training Policy & System of PBSA within our District.
purpose of the Districts is to manage the movement with efficacy and as
per the rules and regulations of PBSA.
There are four Scouts Districts in Karachi namely:
Scouts District Karachi.
Open Scouts District.
District Boy Scouts Association (IDBSA).
Schools Management Scouts District.
is a mandatory requirement for all the Scouts Groups of Pakistan to get
registration with their respective Provincial Scouts Association of
Pakistan through their concerned District Scouts Association.
Scouts Groups of Karachi are registered with the Sindh Boy Scouts
Association (SBSA) through the Ismaili District Boy Scouts Association.