In exercise of the powers conferred by Government of Nepal, Nepal Mountaineering Association has made the following rules to be observed for the climbing of the peaks of Nepal Himalaya listed in Appendix '1'. These rules will come into force at once.
- Where applicable definitions for these rules will be the same as those for Government of Nepal Mountaineering Expedition Regulations 1979 and its first Amendment 1984.
- Any person or mountaineering team desirous of climbing the peak listed in Appendix '1' must receive permission from Nepal Mountaineering Association. Application to climb the peak must be made in the form as prescribed in Appendix '2'. Permission to climb the peaks will be granted for a period of one month only. Permission may be extended, if necessary, for another period of two weeks. The period of permission granted relates to time spent for climbing above the base camp. The trek to and from the base camp is not included. Application for climbing permit may be made at any time by the concerned mountaineering team. Permit will be granted on a first come first serve basis. The right to give permission to another party for climbing the same peak during the same period is reserved by Nepal Mountaineering Association. Nepal Mountaineering Association will recommend to Immigration Office of Government of Nepal for obtaining trekking permit of the area to the team members.
- The climbing fee structure of NMA 18 Trekking Peaks listed in Appendix "1" is as follows:
|SN.||Name of the Peaks||Altitude in Meter||Himalayan Range||District||Caravan Rute|
|1.||Shigu Chuli(fluted peak)||6501 M||Annapurna Himal||Gandak||ktm-Pkr-Ghorepani-Tadhaani|
|2.||Mera Peak||6654 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||Ktm-jiri-shivalaya- junbasi-nunthala-Kharikhola-poyanbung-chadrabu- kothe-thangna-khar|
|3.||Kusum Kangru||6367 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||ktm-lukla-namcheThame-Khumjung-B.C.|
|4.||Kwandge||6011 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||Ktm-Lukla-Merala-Randimng-Hunde-B.C.|
|5.||Chulu West||6419 M||Manang||Gandaki||Ktm-Besisahar-Ngadi-Jagat-Dharapani|
|6.||Imja-tse(Island Peak)||6160 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||ktm-Lukla-Namche-Tyangboche-Pangpoche-Dingboche-chhukang-B.C.|
|7.||Pharchamo||6187 M||Rolwaling Himal||Janakpur||Ktm-Dolkha-siguti-jagat-simigaon-Chagebukharka-Beding-Na-B.C.|
|8.||Lobuje||6119 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||Ktm-Lukla-Namche-Thame-RermoPokhari-Gokya-dzonghla-B.C.|
|9.||Ramdung||5925 M||Rolwaling Himal||Janakpur||Ktm-dolkha-Siguti-GongerDoranangbu-Beding-Na-Kabung-Kydug-Kongma-Drolmaban- Tashi Lapcha-B.C.|
|10.||Pisang||6091 M||Manang||Gandaki||Ktm-Beshisahar-Bahundanda-Chamja-Bagarchhap-Chame- Pisang B.C.|
|11.||Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak)||5663 M||Annapurna Himal||
|12.||Khongma-tse(Mehara Peak)||5849 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||Ktm-Lukla-Namche-Dole-Mechermo-gokyo-Dughala-B.C.|
|13.||Ganja-la Chuli(Naya Kanga)||5844 M||Langtang Himal||Bagmati||Ktm-Dhunche-Sysbru Goan- Lama hotel-Kyanjin Gomba-Ganjala B.C.|
|14.||Pokhalde||5806 M||Khumbu Himal||Sagarmatha||Ktm-Lukla-Namche-Dole-Gokya-Na-Thagna Cholapass B.C.|
|15.||Mardi Himal||5587 M||Annapurna Himal||Gandaki||Ktm-Pokhara-Hyangia-Dhiprang- Kharka-Mardi Basi Camp|
|16.||Paldor||5896 M||Langtang Himal||Bagmati||Ktm-Dhading-Ankhu khola-Rigaon-JAralang-Sertung-Krarka-somdang|
For extending permission, an additional 25% charge of the total amount of the initial fee will be made for each extra week. The leader or climbing member of the team must collect the permit in person from Nepal Mountaineering Association. The maximum number of person in a group is 12 pax.
- In the event of cancellation of the permission by NMA or the failure of the expedition to materialize due to some other reasons, the feels already paid will not be refunded. Every individual or party granted a climbing permit shall be accompanied by a Sirdar/Guide, who must be registered with NMA.