The Defence Club Lahore was registered with Assistant Registrar Joint Stock Companies Punjab Lahore on 9th August 1990. The Club was formally inaugurated by the then Chief of Army Staff General Asif Nawaz Janjua HI(M) on 23 Jan 1992.
Over the period facilities were added to include Swimming pools (Ladies/Gents), Wooden Flooring in Squash & Badminton Courts, Golf view Chinese & Italian Restaurant, Coffee Shop & Pastry Shop.
During the years 2006 – 2012 massive renovation works on Club Façade, Lobby, Card Room, Sitting Hall, Banquet Hall, Library and Community Centre Halls were undertaken involving complete reshaping of Club thus giving it a new and befitting look, a fine blend reflecting both contemporary and traditional culture of Lahore.
A beautiful Coffee Shop and Moroccan Restaurant have been added during the same period. A modern Gymnasium & Tennis Club House have since been constructed. During the year 2012 New Pastry Shop was constructed and major renovation was carried out of the Coffee Shop. The Guestrooms Complex was inaugurated after completing the left over works. These new facilities have been appreciated by our members & the visitors from in & outside the town.
It may be mentioned that our Tennis Courts have been so well maintained that in the past Davis Cup matches, International Veterans Tennis Tournament, Pakistan India Tennis Series were organized on our courts. The tournaments continue to be held on these courts.