As a part af the Defence AccDunts Department, one of the oldest departments under the Government of India, Pr. Controller of Defence Accounts (”WC), Chandigarh (erstwhile known as CDA (WC)) was shifted to Chandigarh, known as city beautiful, in the year 1983 from Meerut to cater to the needs of Financial Accounting, Financial advice & Payment of all the Units and Formations under the strategic control of Headquarters Western Command, in a more focused and dedicated manner.As a part af the Defence AccDunts Department, one of the oldest departments under the Government of India, Pr. Controller of Defence Accounts (”WC), Chandigarh (erstwhile known as CDA (WC)) was shifted to Chandigarh, known as city beautiful, in the year 1983 from Meerut to cater to the needs of Financial Accounting, Financial advice & Payment of all the Units and Formations under the strategic control of Headquarters Western Command, in a more focused and dedicated manner.

HQ Western Command is an important segment of the Indian Army, operatin8 in a large geographical area consisting of Punjab ,Haryana, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and parts of Jammu to play an important role in protecting the integrity and sovereignty  of the Country.  The Office of the PR. CDA, WC is situated  in a  nicelydesigned building in the prime location of Sector 9, Chandigarh.

ROLE  & RESPONSIBILITY

Pr. Controller of Defence Accounts (WC) Chandigarh, apart from being a Financial Adviser to the GOC-in C HQ  WC,  & ARTRAC  Shimla,  is dealing with multiple  tasks  of Internal Audit, Accounting and Payments in respect of all Units and Formations falling under the jurisdiction of HQ WC which also includes the payment of pay & allowances to Personnel Below Officer Ranks and Defence  Civilian  Staff  and Officers. The discharge of the assigned responsibilities is ensured with our vast network  of offices and a dedicated and professional  task  forcePr. Controller of Defence Accounts (WC) Chandigarh, apart from being a Financial Adviser to the GOC-in C HQ  WC,  & ARTRAC  Shimla,  is dealing with multiple  tasks  of Internal Audit, Accounting and Payments in respect of all Units and Formations falling under the jurisdiction of HQ WC which also includes the payment of pay & allowances to Personnel Below Officer Ranks and Defence  Civilian  Staff  and Officers. The discharge of the assigned responsibilities is ensured with our vast network  of offices and a dedicated and professional  task  forceThe sub-offices are spread over in the region as under:

 

Himachal Area 11
Punjab Area 42
 Jammu / Pathankot Area  19
 Delhi Area  41
 Haryana Area  09
 Chandigarh Area  11

In synchronization with the pace of ongoing use of IT in the Government sector, PCDA (WC), in line with the departmental policies, introduced all IT related projects of our day to day working aiming ultimate satisfaction of our clients. All our sub Dffices are well connected with WAN, Broad band and VPN which has established a faster information sharing system.