CGDA circular on Austerity measures in Travelling allowance and daily allowance – Cost Cutting Plans on TA/DA
While Second advance may be sanctioned to undertake the journey soon after the completion of earlier one as per GFR, PCS (FYS) has now imposed certain conditions one of which is the second journey is required to be undertaken within a week after completion of the first tour
TA claims for performing journey in Car/Taxi/Scooter/Autorickshaw on tour are to be settled on the basis of rates prescribed by Transport Authorities of concerned State or on the basis of prevailing rates in the Metropolitan city of a particular State
Serving (State/Central) Government servants, Semi Government/ Autonomous Bodies, Employees paid from the Consolidated Fund of India or through Grants-in-aid are treated as Official Members.
DoPT clarifies that no Travelling Allowance may be allowed to the probationers for the onward journey for joining the training institute and while they are taken to outstation for training activity
As far as Daily Allowance on official Tour is concerned 7th Pay Commission has recommended for reimbursement of stay and travel and also payment of lump sum amount per day
As far as TA on Transfer is concerned 7th Pay Commission recommended that CTG should be paid at the rate of 80 percent of last month’s Basic Pay. However, for transfer to and from the island territories of Andaman, Nicobar and Lakshadweep, CTG may continue to be paid at the rate of 100 percent of last month’s Basic Pay.
Even if journey performed by Staff Car Drivers does not involve absence of at least one night from headquarters, they are entitled to TA and DA
As per the order for revision of Travelling Allowance, Daily allowance and Honorarium, PAN details will have to be provided in the TA Bill along with the cancelled cheque containing the name and bank account number of the applicant so that amount reimbursed will be deposited in bank account.
Government of Telangana has issued the Abstract of the GO regarding revision of Travelling Allowance on the recommendations of 10th pay Commission
Finmin has clarified that the Government Servants are not allowed to claim travel fares by Premium trains on official duty, tour, training, transfer. If they travel by these premium trains they will be reimbursed the actual fares only.
Travelling Allowance for Attendant accompanying Government Servant during tour / training – Finance Ministry issues Orders for grant of TA
Air Travel Boarding Pass is not must for making TA Claim (Travelling Allowance) – DOPT simplifies Tour TA Claim Procedure F.No. G-14019/2/13-Cash Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Department of Personnel & Training North Block, New Delhi Dated : 7th October, 2014 CIRCULAR Subject : Non submission of Boarding Pass for settlement […]
Travel entitlements based on grade pay for reimbursing actual cost of journey performed by Central Government Employees by Air and Rail are as follows
At last CG Officers working in field formations could breath easy after this new stand taken by the department on TA Rules. As you are all aware of the modified Travelling Allowance Rules as per Office Memorandum dated 23.09.08 consequent on Sixth pay commission recommendations, which was based on reimbursement principle (i.e) Officers have to […]