The objective of IFA system is to provide independent financial inputs to the competent financial authorities (CFAs) in exercise of delegated financial powers to expedite decision making thereby providing greater satisfaction to the troops deployed in the field as well as enhancing operational preparedness.
This section deals with all queries relating to :
Render advice to CFAs on financial matters as well as Rules & Regulations.
Participates in decision making process and ensures optimal utilisation of resources allocated and achievement of organisational objectives.
According concurrence from Acceptance of Necessity angle and to Scrutinize and render advice on proposals which have financial bearing and fall within the competence of CFA To Vet Tender Enquiry, list of vendors & Comparative Statement of Tenders.
To Attend TPC/PNC/CNC for assessment of reasonability of rates of procurement.
To Accord Financial Concurrence and vet Contract Agreements/Supply Orders.
Monitoring of expenditure against allotment.
Post- Contractual issues, mostly in connection with Delivery Period Extension & sometimes for placing Additional quantity under ‘Option clause’ or Repeat Order.
IFA COVERAGE AND JURISDICTION OF CDA (ARMY)-MEERUT
FA CELL CDA (ARMY)- All units located in and around Meerut, Lansdowne, Roorkee and Saharanpur stations includiRegimentCentres, Category ‘A’ & ‘B’ Establishments, Workshops, Sub AMilitary Hospitals, Military Farms and Supply Depots.
IFA DCDA I/C AO (IMA) DEHRADUN
An independent IFA – under the administrative control of CDA Army Meerut.
Providing IFA coverage to all units in & around Dehradun except IMA Dehradun & other than Div Hqrs under Dy CFA (FYS).
IFA ACDA/DCDA I/C PAO (ORs) JRC BAREILLY
An independent IFA - under administrative control of CDA Army Meerut.
Providing IFA coverage to Army units and formations in & around Bareilly including UB Area, 6 mountain and other AF units.
IFA JCDA/Addl.CDA I/C AREAACCOUNTS AGRA
An independent IFA - under administrative control of CDA Army Meerut
Providing IFA coverage to Army units and formations in & around Agra, Mathura and near by stations.