DOPT clarifies procedure of LTC claims and introduced a self certificate form to avail LTC.
A exhaustive guideline has also been issued for the benefit of employees for early settlement of claims.
Click here for the OM dated 18.2.16
1. Please ensure that you have applied for leave and submitted the self-certification form to your Administration before the LTC journey is undertaken.
2. Please check your eligibility before applying for LTC. LTC to Home Town can be availed once in a block of two years and LTC to Any Place in India may be availed once in a four year block. If not availed during these blocks, the LTC may also be availed in the first year of the following block.
3. Please note that the current two year block is 2016-17 and the current four year block is 2014-17.