Deputation (Duty) Allowance for civilians : Report of the Committee – 7th Pay Commission
Allowance for civilians(Para 8.5.7)
Existing Provisions: It is granted at the rate of 5 percent of Basic Pay, subject to a ceiling of ₹2000 per month for deputation within the same station or 10 percent of Basic Pay, subject to a ceiling of ₹4,000 per month for deputation not within the same station
Recommendations of 7th CPC: The ceilings should be raised by a factor of 2.25 to ₹4,500 per month for deputation within the same station, and to ₹9,000 per month for deputation involving change of station. The ceilings will further rise by 25 percent each time DA increases by 50 percent
Department of Commerce: Deputation Allowance of 10% and 5% may be allowed without any ceiling.
Analysis and Recommendations of the Committee:
The demand does not relate to any specific recommendation of the 7th CPC. The recommendations of the 7th CPC on Deputation (Duty) Allowance may, therefore, be accepted without any change.