HRA Increase Order for CG Employees July 2021 PDF Download
Good news for Central Government employees: The rate of House Rent Allowance is increasing from 1% to 3% on their basic salary from July 2021. The below table describes the revision of HRA from July 2021 in detail:
HRA Table July 2021
|Order Published by||Department of Expenditure|
|Beneficiaries||Central Govt Employees|
|Subject||House Rent Allowance|
|Order Published on||4.8.2021|
|Features||Increasing the rate of HRA|
|X Class (Old & New)||24% and 27%|
|Y Class (Old & New)||16% and 18%|
|Z Class (Old & New)||8% and 9%|
|Link of the Order||Download PDF|
House Rent Allowance Hike Order 2021 PDF Download
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
Subject:- Implementation of recommendations of 7th CPC relating to the grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA) to Central Government employee – effective rate of HRA w.e.f. 01.07.2021 – reg.
O/o Controller General of Accounts may refer to their ID Note No. TA-2-01001/3/2020-TA-II/(E-4434)/610 dated 02.08.2021 seeking Clarification whether a separate order is to be issued by D/o Expenditure for grant of increased House Rent Allowance to Central Government Employees or not with the increase of Dearness Allowance from 17% to 28% w.e.f. 01.07.2021.
2. The matter has been examined in this Department and it is clarified that this Department’s OM No. 2/5/2017-E.1I(B) dated 07.07.2017 (copy enclosed) is very clear and no separate order is being issued by Department of Expenditure.
3. This issues with the approval of the Competent Authority.
Encl. As above.