Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook

Date: May 2010
Type: Guides
Subject:
ADB funds and products; ADB administration and governance

Description

The Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook contains important information and instructions for the efficient withdrawal of Technical Assistance (TA) funds by claimants, namely, consultants, executing agencies, cooperating institutions, and Asian Development Bank staff.

The Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook contains important information and instructions for the effi cient withdrawal of Technical Assistance (TA) funds by claimants, namely, consultants, executing agencies, cooperating institutions, and Asian Development Bank (ADB) staff. This Handbook supersedes all previous guidelines and instructions on disbursement of TA funds and takes effect immediately.

The Controller’s Department of ADB will update the Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook, as necessary, to reflect pertinent developments in ADB’s policies and practices and publish the revised version in the above website. The reader is advised to cross-reference to the related ADB documents as specified in Chapter 1, particularly the Operations Manual and Project Administration Instructions concerned, and to visit this site regularly for the latest version of the Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook.

Contents

  • Foreword
  • The Handbook
  • General Information on Technical Assistance Operations
  • Technical Assistance Financing Policies
  • Payment Instructions and Practices
  • Disbursement Procedures
  • Request and Liquidation of Advance
  • Required Supporting and Other Documentation
  • Closing of TA Account
  • Annexes
  • Forms