Utility Allowance LHC Judgement 2020

Lahore High Court has issued the official Notification order on 8th February, 2020 in connection with utility allowance LHC judgement 2020.

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In pursuance of Article 175 (3) regarding separation of Judiciary from executive coupled with judgment of Hon’ble Supreme Court in PLD 1994 SC 105, Judgment of Lahore High Court in 1990 CLC 136 and observing the principle of equality before law as enshrined in Article 25 of the Constitution of Pakistan 1973 as also the principle that equals must be treated equally as guaranteed by Article 3 of the Constitution of Pakistan.

And in exercise of powers conferred by sub-para (ii) of Notification No. Judl-1-X (Home)/89, dated 8.10.1995 of the Finance Department, Government of the Punjab as well as relevant provisions of the Punjab Delegation of Financial Powers Rules, 2016, further in compliance with the direction of the National Judicial (Policy Making) Committee which mandates to remove the disparity in salaries and allowances, the Hon’ble Chief Justice has been pleased to revise the rate of Utility Allowance in favour of the members of the establishment of Lahore High Court, Lahore (Principal Seat and its allied Benches), w.e.f 01.12.2019 as per following criteria:-

Utility Allowance Summary


Designation / BPS Current rate of Utility Allowance (Rs.)

Revised rate of Utility Allowance (Rs.)


BS-03 to BS-06 3,000 6,000
2. BS-07 to BS-08 4,000



BS-09 to BS-14 4,000 8,000
4. BS-15 4,000



BS-16 4,000 14,000
6. BS-17 5,000



BS-18 5,000 20,000
8. BS-19 8,000



BS-20 & above 8,000


The expenditure involved will be met out of the existing budget grant under function No. PC24011 Administration of Justice-031101-Courts/Justice-LQ4112-Lahore High Court.

Utility Allowance LHC Judgement 2020

Utility Allowance LHC Judgement 2020

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