Relocation is a complex aspect of travel. The FTR requires agencies to establish policies on more than 50 separate issues; employees should refer to Part 302 of the FTR for detailed guidance and specific policy requirements pertaining to relocation and relocation allowances.
To ensure that relocation is in the best interest of the government, before authorizing a relocation allowance, agencies must have internal policies that determine:
How the agency will implement the governing policies
How the agency will determine when a relocation ...