Clarification regarding Travelling allowance (TA) rules after the Implementation of 7th CPC.
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block New Delhi-110001
Date the 12th September,2018
Phase-II Sardhna road
Kankar Khera, Meerut
Sub: Clarification regarding Travelling allowance (TA) rules after the Implementation of 7th CPC.
The undersigned is directed to refer to your letter dated 25.0702018 on the above mentioned subject in this regard the following is clarified:-
(i) As per rule position as mentioned in SR-71 of FRSR part -II TA for a local journey shall be admissible if the temporary place of duty is beyond 8 km from normal place of duty irrespective of whether the journey is performed by the Government servant from his residence or from the normal place duty. Further for local journeys, a Government servant will draw for journey involved mileage allowance and in addition draw 50% of daily allowance as per OM dated 13.07.2017
(ii) After the recommendations of 7th CPC on Allowance, OM dated 13.07.2017 regarding TA rules has been issued by this Department wherein Daily Allowance on tour comprises 3 components i.e. Hotel accommodation travel within the city and food charges. for local Journey beyond 8 kms the following may be admissible:-
a. Hotel accommodations:– Not Applicable
b. Travel within the city?Mileage Allowance:- As per para 2 (E) (i) of OM dated 13.07.2017.
c. Food charge – 50% of amount payable on tour as mentioned in Para 2 (E) (v) of OM dated 13.07.2017 as follows.
|Length of absence||Amount payable on Tour||Amount payable on Local journey (50% of amount payable on tour)|
|If absence from headquarters is <6 hours||30% of Lumpsum amount||15% of Lumpsum amount|
|If absence from headquarters is 6-12 hours||70% of Lumpsum amount||35% of Lumpsum amount|
|If absence from headquarters is >12 hours||100% of Lumpsum amount||50% of Lumpsum amount|
Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India