AG (A&E)

                                       Principal Accountant General (A&E)


The Principal Accountant General (Accounts & Entitlements) is entrusted with the accounting and entitlement functions of the State of Kerala. Besides the main office located at MG Road, Thiruvananthapuram there are four Branch Offices at Kottayam, Kochi, Thrissur and Kozhikode.

The office compiles the accounts of the Government of Kerala received from the 23 District Treasuries (with 171 Sub Treasuries under them), 162 Public Works Department Divisions and 100 Forest Divisions and advises the Government periodically on the State of its finances and accounts. The office also maintains the individual accounts of loans and advances such as House Building Advance, Motor Conveyance Advance and Personal Computer Advance sanctioned by the State Government to its employees. Other entitlement functions carried out by this office are:

  •      Maintenance of General Provident Fund Accounts of 3.75 lakh employees
  •     Authorising Pay and Allowances of 46,000 Gazetted staff of Kerala State
  •     Authorising retirement benefits of the Pensioners of the state of Kerala including
           those of Aided Educational Institutions.

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