Download THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (ACCOUNTS) RULES, 2017 — They shall come into force at once. They shall apply to all the Local Governments except the union Councils, District Education Authorities and District Health Authorities in the Punjab. Accounts means the accounts of receipts and expenditure prepared on Chart of Accounts (CoA). Bank means National Bank of Pakistan or Bank of Punjab or any other Scheduled Bank approved by the Government. Local Government for the purposes of the rules means the Metropolitan Corporation, Municipal Corporations, Municipal Committees and District Councils established under the Act.