The Department of Forest is an attached department of Forestry, Wildlife & Fisheries Department created in 1886 under British rule as imperial forest service. Pakistan forest service came into existence in 1947 after creation of Pakistan. Punjab forest service was created after dismemberment of one unit in 1969. Forest department proceeds under Forest Act 1927 & amended 2010. Available in the Punjab Law Portal. The Department is responsible to Develop, maintain, conserve & maximize forestry sector resources in the province of Punjab for sustainable development, biodiversity, environmental conservation & help improve the quality of life.
Forest Department, 24, Cooper Road, Lahore Pakistan