All SMEs can walk-in to SMEDA office or direct all quires to us by letter, fax, phone or email. You can also visit our Website (www.smeda.org.pk) to get information on SMEDA and our services for SMEs. SMEDA services are available free of charge at this Website, including Pre-feasibility Studies, Sector briefs and Regulatory procedures.
It is not mandatory but preferred if you can take an appointment before visiting SMEDA Helpdesk to save your time, especially if you are coming from another station/city.
NO. SMEDA is not a financial institution. It does not provide financing. However, SMEDA assists SMEs in meeting funding requirements through Banks/DFIs, for which SMEDA charge a nominal service fee.
SMEDA SME Definition
Small & Medium Enterprises are defined as follows, as approved in SME Policy 2007
|Enterprise Category||Employment Size (a)||Paid Up Capital (b)||Annual Sales (c)|
|Small & Medium Enterprise (SME)||Up to 250||Up to Rs. 25 Million||Up to Rs. 250 Million|
The Federal Government, in line with the economic development of Pakistan may, from time to time modify the eligibility criteria as it sees fit. All providers of services receiving funding from the Government may define more narrow scopes for specific targeting purposes.
For detailed information on SME Policy, kindly Download SME Policy 2007 Document