Travelling Allowance Rules – Implementation of the recommendations of the Sixth CPC – Revised rates are to be reckoned from the place of origin or the destination for transportation of personal effects by road.
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi dated the 24th January, 2011
Subject: Travelling Allowance Rules- Implementation of the recommendations of
the Sixth CPC.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OMs of even number dated 23.09.2008 and 08.06.2010 on the subject cited above and to say that references have been received whether the revised rates are to be reckoned from the place of origin or the destination for transportation of personal effects by road.
2. The matter has been considered in this Ministry and it is clarified that the higher fates of road mileage prescribed for ‘X’ and ‘Y’ class cities would be admissible for transfers within ‘X’ and ‘Y’ class cities; ‘X’ to ‘Y’ class cities and vice-versa; and from ‘X’/’Y’ class cities to ‘z’ class cities and vice-versa. In all other cases of transfers within ‘z’ class cities, the rates prescribed for ‘z’ class cities shall be admissible.
Under Secretary to the Government of India