Pcdaopune.gov.in is the official website of Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Officers) where by inputting the username and password, you will get details regarding salary, HBA, DSOPF, receipt of claims, etc. This site also provides the Hindi version.
Under the Ministry of Defence (Finance), Controller of Defence Accounts (Officers) CDAO Pune was started in 1939 for the Department of Defence Accounts. CDAO is responsible for audit and payment, allowances and all personal claims. Travel Allowances and Leave Travel Concessions, of all officers of Indian Army are also handled in CDAO.
CDAO also procedures pension papers of retiring army officers and forwards such papers to “The Principal Controller of Defence Accounts” (Pensions) at Allahabad. The website provides full Information on Rules & Regulations relevant to Govt. orders, Army Instructions and Army Orders including leaves, advances, retirement/pension, promotions for the Officers of Indian Army, FAQs related to Pay, Permanent Duty, L.T.C, Check list for claims, download forms and file your grievances online, and latest news & announcements.
On the home page of pcdaopune.gov.in you can see news regarding the institution in a box given at the center of the screen. From this column, you can get the latest news of India government. On the left side of news box, there is a “Spot Light” section. There are many news in this section like Message for officers of Pioneer Corp, Important Message Regarding Salary Bankers, Instructions to download SoA, SC Judgement-Retired Maigen, Latest on 6CPC, Message from ITO, NPC for Bank, Instructions to submit TA/DA/LTC requistions, LTC-80, 6CPC, and PCDA (O) Handbooks-2009. By clicking your favorite column, you can find the detailed material of it. You can also know the messages for officers, important messages of bankers, download something as well as know something about ITO, CPC and NPC.
On the right side there is a “Sign In” box to log in with username and password. Below the box there is three options Forgot Username/Password, Register as new user, and Newspage. If you have already registered, then just put your username and password to login. If you are not registered, then click on “Register as new user” and fill the information to become a member.
Above the “Sign In” box you can see a message that says “Message from principal controller” which directs you to a new screen that explains how the site works. In this screen you can also read a message that shows you that the site is very recent. The email address is given – firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions, then you can email to this address. On the bottom of the homepage, there is a disclaimer which tells you that the contents of this web site cannot be quoted as authority in any of the correspondence with the Office of the Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Officers) or with any other organisation.