Transport Allowance and Travelling Allowance Rules at a glance

Transport Allowance and Travelling Allowance Rules at a glance At first glance, both transport allowance and traveling allowance might look the same. But, the two are very different for Central Government employees. Recent spate of orders issued by the DOPT and Finance Ministry on TRAVELLING ALLOWANCE was the inspiration behind this write-up. In its order […]

Clarification on Submission of Boarding Pass along with TA bills – Finance Ministry Orders on 8.10.2014

Dopt published a circular yesterday on this subject that the Boarding Pass need not submit along with settlement of TA claims. And also said in the order that simplify the procedure of settlement of TA claims, submission of Boarding Pass alongwith settlement of TA claim is dispensed with. No.19030/3/2014-E.IV Government of India Ministry of Finance […]

No need to submit Boarding Pass alongwith settlement of T.A. Claims – Dopt Instructions on 7.10.2014

No need to submit Boarding Pass along with settlement of T.A. Claims – Dopt Instructions on 7.10.2014 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 of T.A. […]

Finance Ministry’s reply to Confederation Secretary General regarding grant of HRA/TA as per Census 2011

Finance Ministry’s reply to Confederation Secretary General regarding grant of HRA/TA as per Census 2011 2011-CENSUS – RECLASSIFICATION OF CITIES/TOWNS GRANT OF HIGHER RATE OF HRA/TRANSPORT ALLOWANCE FINANCE MINISTRY’S REPLY TO SECRETARY GENERAL CONFEDERATION No.9(10)/2012-E-II(B) Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Expenditure New Delhi, 30th July 2014 To The Secretary General, (Shri.M.Krishnan) Confederation […]

Suggestion on Transport Allowance by NC JCM Staff Side

Suggestion on Transport Allowance by NC JCM Staff Side Transport allowance The 5th CPC had introduced transport allowance for employees working in classified towns on account of various factors like unprecedented growth of city limits, increase in volume of traffic and non availability of residential accommodation at reasonable rents near offices, which are usually located in the heart […]

Government’s Travel Allowances for the MPs

Government’s Travel Allowances for the MPs Recently, there were controversies regarding the travel allowances of Members of the Parliament. Let’s take a look at the actual travel allowance granted by the Central Government to the MPs: Members of the Parliament are given concessions to travel to attend the Parliament sessions and to participate in the […]

Exemption of Transport Allowance from the purview of Income Tax – NFIR

Exemption of Transport Allowance from the purview of Income Tax – NFIR Exemption of Transport Allowance from the purview of Income Tax – Enhancement of exemption limit from Rs.800 to Rs.3200 plus Dearness allowance there on, regarding the issue NFIR already wrote to Railway Board. The federation has now updated about the response of the […]

Payment of Travelling Allowance & Daily Allowance to the Non-official Members of Railway Users’ Consultative Committees and National Railway Users’ Consultative Council (NRUCC)–Railway Commercial Circular

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (Bharat Sarkar) MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (Rail Mantralya) (RAILWAY BOARD) No.2012/TG.1/28/NR/Suggestions New Delhi, dated 25.06.2013 The General Managers, All Zonal Railways. (COMMERCIAL CIRCULAR NO.49 OF 2013) Sub: Payment of Travelling Allowance & Daily Allowance to the Non-official Members of Railway Users’ Consultative Committees and National Railway Users’ Consultative Council (NRUCC). Please refer to […]

Conveyance Allowance admissible to CGHS Doctors

Conveyance Allowance admissible to CGHS Doctors The doctors working in Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) are paid conveyance allowance for domiciliary visits and performing other official duties beyond office hours. The conveyance allowance admissible to doctors including specialists, are as under:- Sr.No. Mode of conveyance Maximum per month (Rs) Minimum per month (Rs) 1. Own […]

TA and DA to Staff attending duty verification of disbursement details – reg

DEPARTMENT OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION From The Commissioner. The Directorate of Technical Education, Guindy, Chennai — 600 025. To The Squad Heads Letter No. R.O. IV-APRIL 2013- 1 Date: 23/04/2013 Sir, Sub: April 2013 Board Examination Spot Payment of TA and DA to Staff attending duty verification of disbursement details – reg. It has been decided […]

Air Travel : Reimbursement for air travel in emergency cases – Reimbursement of traveling allowance to the kidney Donor

No.22(02)/11/US(WE)/D(res) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare New Delhi, the 10th May, 2013 To, The Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Naval Staff The Chief of Air Staff Subject : Travelling Allowances for Medical Treatment. Sir, With reference to Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence letter No.24(8)/03/US(WE)/D(Res) Dated 19th December, […]

Travelling Allowance to Civilian Employees posted in Ladakh region of the State of Jammu & Kashmir–Finmin Orders

Allowances and Special Facilities to Civilian Employees of the Central Government serving in the States of the North Eastern Region (including Sikkim) and in the Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar, Lakshadweep group of Islands Extension of the benefits related to Travelling Allowance to Civilian Employees posted in Ladakh region of the State of Jammu […]

Regularisation of TA / DA / LTC Claims on account of journey performed by booking of tickets from an agency other than the authorized travel agents–CGDA Orders

Controller General of Defence Accounts Ulan Batar Road, Palam, Delhi Cantt-110010 IMPORTANT CIRCULAR No. AN/X1V/14162/TA/DA/LTC/Deviation/Vol-II Dated: 8/01/2013 To All PCs DA/Cs DA/PCsof Fys/Cs FA/IFAs (Through CGDA Mail server) Subject : Regularisation of TA / DA / LTC Claims on account of journey performed by booking of tickets from an agency other than the authorized travel […]

Payment of Transport Allowance to Central Government Employees in Faridabad, Gurgaon, Ghaizaibad and Noida

  No.21(8)12010-E-U(B) Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Expenditure   Dated, the 1st August, 2012   OFFICE MEMORANDUM   Subject:- Payment of Transport Allowance to Central Government Employees in Faridabad, Gurgaon, Ghaizaibad and Noida.   It has been brought to the notice of this Ministry that some Central Government Offices located in Faridabad […]

Travelling Allowance – Revised rates and Modification of entitlements for Karnataka employees

Travelling Allowance – Revised rates and Modification of entitlements for Karnataka employees Finance Department of Karnataka has issued notifications regarding revision of the rates of Travelling Allowance and modification of entitlements. The State Government of Karnataka have accepted the recommendations made by the Official Pay Committee and consequently made amendments in the Civil Services Rules. […]

KARNATAKA PAY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS ALLOWANCES TO EMPLOYEES OF STATE GOVERNMENT…

KARNATAKA PAY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS ALLOWANCES TO EMPLOYEES OF STATE GOVERNMENT… ALLOWANCES, SPECIAL ALLOWANCE AND OTHER BENEFITS Allowances are given to compensate for the additional time, effort or money spent by Government employees in discharging their assigned duties. On account of increased costs and in order to remove some anomalies as also to build in more […]

Finmin orders – Concession to persons re—employed in Government Service : Payment of Travelling Allowance

No. 19030/6/2010-E.IV Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Expenditure North Block, New Delhi Dated the  10th February, 2012 Office Memorandum Subject: Concession to persons re—employed in Government Service : Payment of Travelling Allowance- reg.             References have been received whether the Travelling Allowance (TA) admissible to pensioners re-appointed to Govt. service, under SR […]

Different kinds of Travelling Allowance for Central Government employees….

Different kinds of travelling allowance for Central Government employees…. The following allowances are the different kinds of travelling allowance:- (1) Permanent or consolidated travelling allowance. (2) Conveyance allowance. (3) Mileage allowance. (4) Daily Allowance. (5) Actual cost of travelling. Permanent or Consolidated Travelling Allowance A permanent monthly traveling allowance may be granted by a competent […]

Clarification regarding reimbursement of fare in respect of air travel by non-entitled officers

  G.I., M.F., O.M. No.31011/2/2006-Estt.(A) dated 3rd December, 2007 Central Civil Services (LTC) Rules, 1988 — clarification regarding reimbursement of fare in respect of air travel by non-entitled officers. After issue of DOP&T O.M. No. 3101 l/212006-Estt.(A) dated 24th April. 2006 and dated 2nd May. 2007 regarding regulation of journeys by private airlines while availing […]