Non-Marriage/ Re-Marriage certificates of family pensioners in November of each year – PCDA Circular No. 192 Office of the Principal Co
Sub: Difficulties being faced by the Family pensioner at the Pension
Disbursing Agency (PDA) about furnishing of Non-Marriage Certificate.
Non-Marriage/Re-Marriage certificates from defence family pensioners
(including Defence civilian family pensioners) are provided in Para 39 of
DPPI-2013 and para 12.3 & 12.4 of Scheme for Payment of Pension of
Defence Pensioner by Public Sector Banks revised edn. 01.01.1987.
various kinds of recipients of family pension is different. Difference in
periodicity of submission of certificate was a cause of inconvenience to
the family pensioners and was attracting representations from various
agencies. Accordingly, the matter was referred to the competent authority
to consider the periodicity of submission of Non-marriage/ re-marriage
certificate for all kinds of recipients of family pension as once a year.
The competent authority has advised that certificate may be sought for from
the family pensioners at the time of annual identification.
seek submission of non-marriage certificate from all kinds of recipients of
family pension at the time of annual identification (i.e. in the month of
November each year).