7th CPC Defence Allowances for JCOs/OR
All Allowances for JCOs/OR (Junior Commissioned Officer/ Other Rank)
Allowances as per 7th CPC – An Overview
ALLOWANCES : AN OVERVIEW AS PER 7th CPC
(a) MAJOR FEATURES :
Revision has been implemented w.e.f 01.07.2017.
All slab based allces to increase by 25% for every 50% rise in DA.
Rates of Children Education Allowance (CEA) and Hostel Subsidy increased by 1.5 times. CEA has been increased from Rs 1500/- per month/child (max two) to Rs 2250/- per month/child (max two). Hostel Subsidy has been revised from Rs 4500/- per month to Rs 6750/- per month.
Family Accn Allce for JCOs/OR subsumed w.e.f 01.07.2017.
HRA will be applicable to all ranks and CILQ abolished w.e.f 01.07.2017.
Travel by air on TD for Level 6 and above. AC III/AC Chair Car for Level 5 and below.
Siachen Allowance will be Rs 30,000/- per month for JCOs/OR (Level 8 and below) and Rs 42,500/- per month for officers (Level 9 and above).
(b) Allowances Abolished:
Air Despatch Pay
Air Steward Allowance
Official Hospitality Grant in Defence Forces
Special Compensatory (Hill Area) Allowance
Short Hand Allowance.
(c) Allowances Subsumed:
Kit Maintenance Allowance
Special Compensatory (Remote Locality Allowance)
Uniform Related Allces
Washing/Clothing Maintenance Allowance.
Bad Climate Allowance
Compensation in Lieu of Quarter (CILQ)
Single in Lieu of Quarter (SNLQ)
Extra Duty Allowance
Family Accommodation Allowance
Flight Charge Certificate Allowance
Judge Advocate General Dept Examination Award