Notification of Revised Pay Scales 2001 & Its Effects on Employees

Pay Scales for the Govt Employees were revised on 01-12-2001 vide Finance Division Regulation Wing Notification No. F.1 (5) Imp/2001 dated 4th September 2001. These pay scales were a huge shock for many employees as there were many benefits the employees already availing, were discontinued, although the salaries of the employees increased on large scale. These pay scales were revised after a long period of about half & seven years. Before Revised Pay Scales 2001, pay scales were revised in 1994.

Here are some salient features of the Revised Pay Scales 2001.

Discontinuation of Allowances

Cost of living Allowance @ 7% was ceased as well as Adhoc Relief Allowance @ 300/- Pm & 100/- PM.

Special Relief Allowance @ 20% & 25% of the initial of the scales 1994 was frozen.

Selection Grade & Move Over

The scheme of Selection Grade & Move Over was discontinued. Thus the employees who were in higher scales by virtue of Move Over were pulled back into their original scales.


Don't Forget:  Revised Pay Scales Combined Chart 1977 to 2011


Advance Increments

The scheme of Advance Increments on having higher qualification was discontinued. In this way the employees who got higher qualification than the required education for the same post suffered a financial loss after 01-12-2001 and they still waiting for the restoration of the scheme of Advance Increments.

Conveyance Allowance

The rates of CA were increased at the following rates:

 S.No  Existing Revised
(i) Govt servants drawing in BPS-16 (Gazetted) and above and maintaining motor car not registered for commercial purpose Rs. 355/- BPS-16 (Gazetted) & above Rs. 620/- PM
(ii) Govt servants drawing pay of Rs. 3240/- PM and above other than those at (i) above Rs. 193/- PM BPS-11 & above Rs. 340/- PM
(iii) Govt servants drawing pay of Rs. 1600/- PM and above but less than 3240/- PM and maintaining motorcycle/scooter above Rs. 130/- PM BPS-01 to 10 maintaing motorcycle/scooter Rs. 230/- PM
(iv) Others Rs. 96/- PM BPS-01 to 10 Rs. 170/- PM

 Daily Allowance

The rates of revised daily allowance were as under:

BPS Special Rates Ordinary Rates
01-04 110 80
05-11 120 100
12-16 200 180
17-18 350 320
19-20 450 400
21-22 550 450

Medical Allowance

The Medical Allowance to the employees of BPS-01 to 16 was increased from Rs. 90/- PM to 160/- PM.

For other details of Pay & Allowances read the notification copy attached.


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Article Name
Notification of Revised Pay Scales 2001 & Its Effects on Employees
Pay Scales were revised by Finance Division Regulation Wing Notification No. F.1 (5) Imp/2001 dated 4th September 2001.


  1. Suhail Shoukat says:

    i really appreciate your efforts that you have provided a platform for govt employees, in which all employees can share their problems.

  2. Suhail Shoukat says:

    kindly tell the status of revised qualification pay and TA/DA in Punjab.

  3. naeem akhter says:

    how many chances are there for revision of pay scale?

  4. sabir says:

    2001 ke unified pay scales ke kuch hi salon men 20 hazar wale 40 per ponch gaye kionke unified Basic pay increase kerte hain aur take home salary basic per depend kerti hai. Allah kare 2012 men bhi Unified pay scales hojaye.

  5. saqib says:

    salam what is purpose by this news

  6. Rana Ali says:

    What are the chances of restoration of Advance Increments on having higher qualification.