In this article, we’ll cover the following topics: –
- Brief Introduction of PPSC
- Punjab Land Records Authority
- PPSC Exams Schedule in Punjab Land Records Authority (Assistant BS-17)
- Age Limit for Candidates of PPSC Exams
- Criteria to Appear in PPSC Test in Punjab Land Records Authority
- How to Apply for PPSC Exams?
Brief Intro about PPSC:
PPSC (Punjab Public Service Commission) is a recruiting agency aiming to select and recommend the most suitable candidates through a transparent, fair, and merit-based selection and recruitment process; to promote professionalism, excellence, and competence in the Punjab Public Services.
The objective of PPSC is to establish a responsive, excellent, professional, and efficient Public Service to meet the 21st Century challenges. It implements, and ensures the transparent and merit-based selection process, providing equal and fair opportunities to all candidates, without any kind of fear or favor.
Punjab Public Service Commission is responsible to conduct a complete recruiting process i.e. written tests and interviews, in the different districts of Punjab. The administration of PPSC is also advised to provide its suggestions and recommendations to the Punjab Government on Punjab Public Services.
The regional offices of PPSC were established in 6 districts of Punjab to provide its services i.e. Rawalpindi, Multan, D.G. Khan, Faisalabad, Sargodha, and Bahawalpur.
Punjab Land Records Authority
Punjab Land Records Authority is a department of the government of Punjab which maintains the computerized record of lands with the objectives to ensure free access to land-related documents. It works under the administrative control of the Board of Revenue, through Punjab Land Records Authority Act 2017.
This is the first time in Pakistan that a revolutionary step has been taken by the Government of Punjab to maintain the digitalization of land records. The objectives of PLRA are to give free access to land records at very low rates (as mentioned in PLRA Act) and improve the security of land-right holders. Now any citizen of Punjab can check its property record and can get an online print of Fard /Registry of Your Land Record.
PPSC Exams Schedule to Fill Vacant Posts in the Punjab Land Records Authority
There is no exact Schedule of the PPSC exam (Assistant BS-17). It depends upon the situation of vacant posts in different districts of Punjab. If we observe the history of the schedule f past papers of PPSC in the Punjab Land Records Authority, then we are in a position to say that PPSC exams are mostly held in the months of September and October.
The schedule of FPSC, CSS, BSPC, SPSC, and KPPSC is totally different as compared to other testing services like NTS, OTS, and PTS, etc. PPSC tests are conducted to full the authoritative and decision-making posts in the entire province; therefore PPSC conducts the objective as well as subjective tests.
PPSC Candidates Age Limit to Apply in Punjab Land Records Authority
The age limit set of PPSC exams (Assistant BS-17) in the Punjab Land Records Authority (Assistant BS-17) is between 18 to 25 years. You can participate in PPSC exams if you are 18 or above 21 and below 25. However, the concession on age to the already government-serving employees is granted according to age relaxation rules.
If you are already a government employee in any federal or provincial department, then your age limit is 35 years. Moreover, 10 years age relaxation rules are also applicable for disable persons as given in Punjab Civil Servants Recruitment (Relaxation f Upper Age Limit Rules, 1976).
Who Can Apply in the Punjab Land Records Authority / Required Qualification for PPSC?
Only those candidates can apply and appear in PPSC exams (Assistant BS-17) in the Punjab Land Records Authority having a graduation degree with 2nd division from any HEC (Higher Education Commission) recognized university.
How to Apply for PPSC?
PPSC exams are conducted every year by PPSC (Punjab Public Service Commission) to fill the authoritative posts (Vacant posts in BPS-16 or above) in different districts of Punjab. The advertisements are published in major newspapers by PPSC i.e. Jang, Express, Nawa e Waqt, etc.
After the publication of the advertisement, you can apply for PPSC exams through the online system. No one is allowed to send their application via postal or by hand. All candidates can submit their application forms online. The application form along with a complete guideline for online submission of applications is available on the official website of PPSC.
Before submissions of application forms, you have to submit the required fee (which will be given in advertisement and form will be available on the PPSC website) in any branch of State Bank and National Bank of Pakistan.