AP HRA GO Rates & Rules after revised pay scale 2015

The Andhra Pradesh Finance department notified the government order number G.O.Ms.No.48 on 30th April 2015 for the revision of House Rent Allowances.

As per the recent order, the government divided all cities of the state into four groups for the calculation of HRA.


AP Revised HRA Rates city wise

City Name House Rent Allowances Rates
Hyderabad and Secunderabad 30% of Basic Pay
Ananthapur, Eluru, Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nandyal, Nellore, Ongole, Proddatur, Rajahmundry,
Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram.
20% of Basic Pay
Adoni, Amalapuram (East Godavari District), Badvel, Bapatla, Bhimavaram, Bobbili (Vizianagaram District), Chilakaluripet, Chirala, Chittoor, Dharmavaram, Dhone (Kurnool district), Gudivada, Guntakal, Hindupur (Anantapur District), Jaggaiahpet, Jammalamadugu, Kadiri, Kandukur (Prakasam District), Kavali 35, Macherla, Machilipatnam (Krishna District), Madanapalli, Mandapet, Mangalagiri, Markapur, Nagari, Narasapur, Narasaraopet, Nuzvid, Palakole (West Godavari District), Palamaner (Chittoor District), Palasa, Kasibugga (Srikakulam District), Parvathipuram, Piduguralla, Pithapuram, Ponnur, Pulivendla, Punganur, Puttur, Rajampet, (Kadapa District), Rayachoti, Rayadurg, Repalle (Guntur District), Samalkot, Sattenapalle, Srikakulam, Srikalahasti, Tadepalle, Tadepalligudem, Tadipatri, Tanuku, Tenali, Tuni, Venkatagiri (Nellore District),Vinukonda, and Yemmiganur 14.5% of Basic Pay
Other Municipalities 12% of Basic Pay

Important Points to remember

If a govt staff posted in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, he/she will be entitled to a maximum of Rs 20,000 per month.

In the case of any other place, the ceiling for the HRA is Rs 15,000 per month.

Check: Government Order (G. O.)

HRA for Central Govt Staff posted in Andhra Pradesh

Name of City HRA Rates City Type
Hyderabad 24% X
Greater Visakhapatnam (Municipal Corporation), Guntur (UA), Nellore (UA), Vijayawada, 16% Y

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