The functions of the Finance Department are performed through 5 (five) branches, namely, Audit, Budget, Revenue, Internal Audit and Institutional Finance. FINANCE

Initiation of Making Payment through SBMS with CANARA Bank

Governor is pleased to initiate payment process through SBMS of institutional bank accounts maintained in CANARA Bank having schematic fund of SDS, Administrative Expenditure, Own Fund and Other Schemes etc, except SNA bank accounts.

Guidelines for Presenting Bills at Treasury/ PAO, 2022-2023

all the Drawing and Disbursing Officers and Operators/ Administrators of Deposit Accounts are requested to adhere to the following schedules for submission of bills/ advices in February and March 2023.


Exemption of Earnest Money Procurement through GeM

In order to get more participants and obtain better competition in procurement through GeM, it is decided to include following categories of sellers/ service providers, in addition to our existing provisions, for exemption of EMD deposit in GeM.


Interest Rate on General Provident Fund (01.01.2023 to 31.03.2023)

Government of West Bengal shall carry interest at the rate of 7.1% (seven point one percent) per annum. The rate will be in force during this financial year for the period from 01.01.2023 to 31.03.2023.

Rate of Interest on State Compensatory Afforestation Fund, 2022-23

Rate of Interest on ‘State Compensatory Afforestation Fund (SCAF)’ will be 3.35% per annum for the Financial Year 2022-2023

State Govt. Pensioner as Dependent of In-Service Son/Daughter in WBHS

Inclusion of State Govt. pensioner/ family pensioner and retired member of AIS of the State Cadre who are parent of government employee, as dependent beneficiary under their in-service son/daughter in WBHS.

Closure of Office due to sad demise of Shri Subrata Saha, Hon’ble MoS

Due to sad demise of Shri Subrata Saha, Hon’ble Minister of State, Government of West Bengal, all Government Offices will be closed on 29.12.2022 from 2.00 p.m. for paying homage and respect to the departed soul of the dignitary.

Loans and Advances of State Government for 2022-2023

Loans and Advances of the State Govt- Interest rates and other terms and conditions from the year 2018-19 to 2022-2023.

Release of Fund relating to Other Non-Salary Items for 2022-2023

Governor has now been pleased to decide to release fund up to 75% of the whole years’ Budget provision for the financial year 2022-23 for Other Non-Salary items.


Process Flow to Reimburse Dialysis Charges for CKD (Stage-V) Patient

Dialysis is a procedure to remove waste products and excess fluid from the blood when the kidneys stop working properly. This procedure is done frequently as a life saving measures for the patient suffering from renal failure (CKD-V stage).

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