Government of the Punjab, Local Government & Community Development Department issued an OM on 10-10-2022 in connection with Notification of Special Allowance 2022, Revision Basic Pay Scales and Pension Local Government Punjab. The details are as under:
Notification of Special Allowance 2022, Revision Basic Pay Scales and Pension Local Government Punjab
- Grant of Special Allowance – 2022 to the Employees of the Government of the Punjab BS 1-19 who are not receiving any cadre/service Specific Allowance
- Revision of basic Pay Scales & Allowances of Civil Servants of the Punjab Government (2022)
- Grant of Increase in Pension to Civil Pensioners of the Government of Punjab.
The decision of the 3rd meeting of the Standing Committee of Cabinet on Finance & Development
I direct to enclose herewith letter No.SO(CAB-II)1-4/2022(SCCFD)(Vol-II) dated 07.10.2022 along with minutes/decision of the 03rd meeting of the Standing Committee of Cabinet on Finance & Development held on 23.09.2022. The same received from the Section Officer (Cabinet-II), Government of the Punjab, Services & General Administration Department on the subject cited above.
I am further directed to state that the Standing committee of Cabinet on Finance & development in the above said meeting considered the subject matters at agenda No.47 and approve para 47.5 and decided as under:-
“Accordingly, the Standing Committee of Cabinet on Finance & Development was requested to consider and approve the afore-mentioned financial benefits to the Local Council Service Employees of Local Government in Punjab, subject to the condition that the additional financial liability would be borne by the local government concerned from their own sources and no additional funds would be provided in this regard by the Government.
“The Standing Committee of Cabinet on Finance & Development Considered and approved the proposal contained in para 47.5 above”.
- I, therefore, direct to request you to take necessary action accordingly.
After the approval of the above, the Punjab Local Government employees will have the same Revised Basic Pay Scales 2022 Chart as other employees of the province as well as the Federal.
Benefits to Punjab LG Employees 2022
According to the above facts, the Punjab Local Govt employees will get the following benefits:
- Revised Pay Scales 2022 Local Government Punjab
- Special Allowance 2022 Local Government Punjab
- Increase in Pension 2022 Punjab Local Govt employees
Pay Scales 2022 LG Punjab
The employees of LG Punjab will now also have the revised basic pay scales 2022 as other Punjab Govt employees. With their ad-hoc allowances, the Government of Punjab has merged into basic pay.
Special Allowance 2022 LG Punjab
The Local Government Punjab employees will also get the Special Allowance 2022 @ 15% of running basic pay of Revised Basic Pay Scales 2017 Punjab employees.
Pension Enhancement LG employees
The Local Government Punjab pensioners will also get the 15% increase in pension as other pensioners of the province.