Punjab Govt has issued a notification according to which, Conveyance Allowance of has been increased to almost double the previous. Here is the copy of notification along with the revised rates.
Punjab Finance Department Conveyance Allowance Notification Dated December 4, 2012
GOVERNMENT OF THE PUNJAB
Dated Lahore, the 4th December, 2012
Mr. Tariq Bajwa, Finance Secretary.
All Administrative Secretaries to Government of the Punjab.
Subject: REVISION IN THE RATES OF CONVEYANCE ALLOWANCE FOR THE CIVIL SERVANTS OF THE PUNJAB GOVERNMENT IN BS-1 TO BS-19
1. I am directed to refer to the subject noted above and to state that Governor Punjab has been pleased to revise the rates of Conveyance Allowance admissible to civil servants in BS-1 to BS-19 w.e.f. 01.07.2012 as under;
BPS Existing Revised
01-04 R3.850/: p.m. Rs 1700/-p.m.
05-10 Rs.1150/- p.m. Rs.1840/- p.m.
11-15 Rs.1700/- o.m Rs.2720/- p.m.
16-19 Rs.2480/- p.m. Rs.500O/- p.m.
2. The payment for arrears of 1st Quarter of current financial year (July – September. 2012) snail be made along with the pay of December, 2012, followed by quarterly payment of arrears for 2nd quarter (October – December, 2012) with the pay of March, 2013 and for 3rt quarter (January – March, 2013) with the pay of April, 2013. The payment of Conveyance Allowance shall be brought at par on current basis w.e.f. April, 2013.
3. It is clarified that the officers who nave not been sanctioned official vehicle and availing vehicles of the Transport Pool are entitled to Conveyance Allowance subject to the condition that they do not use these vehicles for traveling from house to office and vice versa as Conveyance Allowance is allowed for traveling from house to office and vice versa.
4. It is further clarified that the employees who are residing in the residential colonies situated within work premises are not entitled to the facility of Conveyance Allowance.
(TARIQ MUHAMMAD MIRZA)
DEPUTY SECRETARY (PC)