station would normally be avoided after 56 years for inter circle transfers and after 57 years for intra circle transfers.
12.While the transfers on Administrative grounds and Request transfers shall be governed by Rule 7 and Rules 8 & 9 above respectively, following guidelines shall also be applicable for transfer of executives within recruiting Circle :
(i)Such of those executives who have completed 4 years of stay on a post or 10 years of stay in a station/SSA may be transferred to another post / another station/SSA within the Circle’s jurisdiction. For intra-circle transfers, total stay of the executives shall be counted including that belonging to previous cadre (s)/grade (s) irrespective of category (non-executive /executive). In case of executives of non-territorial circles, posting within territorial jurisdiction of recruiting circle shall be counted towards stay tenure purpose.
(ii)Although the executives of Circle level have been recruited to serve the concerned recruiting circle till their promotion to All India service cadre, yet there are hard tenure and tenure circles where there are shortage of circle recruited executives. Executives shall be encouraged to serve in such hard tenure/tenure circles. Such voluntary transfers to these circles and service stay particulars shall be taken into account while posting at the time of promotion.