Deputation / Foreign Service of officers of CSS – DoPT OM

Master Circular on Probation/Confirmation in Central Services

F.No. 7/10/2016-CS.1(A)(pt.)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)

2nd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan,
Khan Market, New Delhi

Dated the 3rd August, 2018


Subject: Deputation / Foreign Service of officers of CSS – reg.

The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s O.M. No. 2/2/2010- CS.1(U) dated 18.08.2010 and O.M. No. 7/10/2016-CS.I(A) dated 13.04.2018 on the subject mentioned above and to say that the said O.M.s are applicable to all CSS officers including Assistant Section Officers and also to those who are promoted to CSS cadre from any other cadre.

2. Accordingly all Ministries / Departments participating in CSS cadre are again advised to strictly adhere to the guidelines contained in the said O.M.s while forwarding the applications for deputation / foreign service.

(K. Srinivasan)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

Read/Download DoPT OM F.No. 7/10/2016-CS.1(A)(pt.) dated 3rd August 2018.

Also go through the previous articles

APAR on SPARROW for CSS & CSSS Group ‘A’ officers – DoPT’s Urgent OM

Deputation Guidelines – Tenue of Deputation restricted to 5 Years

Deputation – Consolidated guidelines