The retiring Government employee should submit Formal Application for pension in the prescribed form i.e. Form No. 5 to the Head of Office (HOO)/ Pension Sanctioning Authority (PSA) not less than one year in advance from the date of his/her date of retirement.
Final Payment of General Provident Fund (GPF) in respect of employees promoted from Group D to Group C who do not have any GPF Account No. issued by Accountant General, West Bengal (AGWB) at the time when the Final Payment becomes due.
On 18th September, 2018, Principal Accountant General (A & E), West Bengal office is going to organise ‘Pension Adalat’ in the Treasury Buildings Institute Hall from 11 A.M.
Governor is pleased to direct that State Pensioners shall be transferred from AGWB to the Pension Disbursement Cell or Treasuries or Public Sector Banks.
A subscriber shall at the time of joining the G.P. Fund, send to the AG,WB, a nomination in prescribed Form conferring on one or more persons the right to receive the amount that may stand to his credit in the Fund, in the event of his death.
Board is constituted comprising of i) Sr. Accounts Officer/ Accounts Officer (Administration), ii) Secretary to the Accountant General and iii) Internal Audit Officer.
Service Book (Duly verified and up to date) along with statements of Pay Fixations under ROPA rules duly checked and verified by the competent authority.
After completion of 1 year continuous service by an employee, joining in GPF Scheme is compulsory. Also nomination is mandatory. Minimum subscription is 6%, maximum is upto full pay.