GSA Relocation Allowances

Number: 5730.1 OAS
Status: Active
Signature Date: 01/28/2016
Expiration Date: 07/31/2024

1.   Purpose

This directive details GSA policy and procedure on relocation allowances for travel, transportation, and related moving expenses.

2.   Background

This directive contains standards, instructions, and procedures governing the approval, authorization, coordination, performance, and vouchering of relocation travel in connection with GSA programs and operations.  The instructions related to allowances for subsistence, transportation, and moving expense allowances conform with the provisions of 41 Code of Federal Regulation (CFR), the Federal Travel Regulation (FTR), Chapter 302; Executive Orders; appropriate statutes; numerous decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States and Civilian Board of Contract Appeals; and determinations of the Administrator of General Services.