The NJC Isolated Posts and Government Housing Committee has developed the following Communiqué in order to provide departments and employees with information on the upcoming annual update of the Isolated Posts and Government Housing Directive (IPGHD) allowances.
The annual update of the IPGHD allowances which usually occurs on August 1 will be published this year on October 1, 2009. The revised increases will be retroactive to August 1, 2009.
As is normally the case, the updates will be published on the following web sites:
Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat: http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/hr-rh/gtla-vgcl/menu-ipla-dpicl-eng.asp
National Joint Council: http://www.njc-cnm.gc.ca/doc.php?sid=27&lang=eng
Departments will also receive the usual TBS Information Notice.