Risk Management Unit

Risk Management Unit (RMU) is the fiscal guardian for projects using Public Private Partnership (PPP) approach for procurement of infrastructure projects. Its core functions are described in the following:

  • Develops guidelines in accordance with the PPP policy and examines the requests for government support in the light of those guidelines
  • Ensures any government support, whether in a direct or contingent form or extended to a PPP project that is included in the annual budget of the province
  • Ensures the performance of operational projects particularly where Government of the Punjab has given minimum performance guarantees
  • Helps Finance Department dealing with other cases except PPP projects, which are sent to it for risk assessment
  • Extends its expertise to the government agencies/companies/departments which initiate PPP projects to resolve the bottleneck in execution