Frequently Asked Questions


What age can I drive? Top
18+ with a valid Learner's Permit or a License.  
What is the 'Age of Delinquency’? Top
12 or under is considered a 'Minor'. No concession after this age for an offence.  
Is smoking an offence? Top
Yes, under 18 and at all public places under the new prohibition of Smoking Law.  
Is smoking 'Shisha' an offence? Top
Surely it is, shisha is smoking and a cafe or restaurant is a public place.  
Can I marry without my parents' consent? Top
18+, legally yes, but we don't recommend it as it is against our social norms.  
Is dating an offence? Top
Driving or Dining out is not, but touching or even staring at a woman is, under the new protection of women law.  
Is explicit Internet content an offence? Top
Yes, displaying or viewing it is, can get 6 months in jail on conviction.  
What are the government rules for net-cafe? Top
No cabins, no underage consumers, no explicit content, must close at 10 pm without exceptions.  
How can I help the police? Top
By reporting a crime or a criminal at this website here or directly to your local police station.  
Can I complaint against the police? Top
Yes, you may, but malicious & false complaint is an offence punishable under Law.  
Can I arrest a suspect or criminal under Law? Top
Yes, you may, and immediately inform Police, but not advisable as it may be risky for you.  
Is domestic violence an offence? Top
Yes, you must report it.  
Can teachers give physical punishment? Top
No, they can't, but we must learn to respect them like our own parents.  
Can police stop me and ask for my ID or license anytime? Top
Yes, they may, keep your ID, CNIC, driving license & ownership proof of vehicle with you.  
What do I do if I am stopped by a police? Top
Prove your ID.  
Should I report on-campus offence to police? Top
Yes, if it is serious, you must.  
How do I check that the bike I want to purchase is genuine? Top
Go to Rescue 15 office and confirm that either the vehicle is stolen or not.  
Is using a stolen bike an offence, even if I don't know it? Top
Yes, it is.  
Is one-wheeling an offence? Top
Yes, 6 months in jail on conviction.