District Zakat Committees

Each of the district has one Zakat Committee which is notified by the Provincial Zakat Council


The composition of the committee is as follows:

  • A Chairman to be nominated by Provincial Zakat Council.
  • 5 Members to be nominated by Provincial   Zakat Council in consultation with Chairman, District  Zakat Committee.
  • Two women from within District not less than 45 years of age.
  • District Zakat Officer (ex-officio Member/Secretary)         


The committee performs the below mentioned functions:

  • Disbursement of Zakat fund at district level
  • Prepare and maintain accounts    
  • Constitution of Local Zakat Committees in the respective district
  • Arrange audit of the Local Zakat Funds in the district