Among its prominent publications, in addition to over 150 it has already published, are the Annual Selection from Pakistani Literatures (Prose & Poetry), Bibliography of Pakistani Literatures, Quarterly Adabiyat, and the Biannual Pakistani Literature.
The Academy also participates in cultural exchange programmes, arranges inter-provincial tours of writers, provides grants-in-aid to learned bodies and honoraria to writers and incase of death to bereaved families. It has started an insurance scheme for writers, built a Writers House at the Academy for visiting writers beside performing a whole gamut of related literary activities. The Academy published two voluminous works in Urdu and English in celebration of Allama lqbal's centenary. The Academy has four regional offices in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta. Date of Issue (September 24, 2003)