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PACMAN and Member's Guide Alphabetical index

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Alphabetical Index - A
Subject PACMAN Reference Member's Guide Reference
abbreviations Chap 1 Pt 1 section 1.1.3 N/A
absence see approved absence (career transition training); absence from posting location; absence without leave; required absence (maternity leave); short absence
absence from posting location Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 6 section 15.2.31 N/A
absence - medical Chap 5 Pt 3 medical absence
absence without leave Chap 3 Pt 7 N/A
accommodation
- contribution by member see contributions for accommodation
- dispute resolution Chap 7 Annex 7.I N/A
- during evacuation OCS Chap 14 Pt 6 Div 1 N/A
- housing (overseas) OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 N/A
- living-in see living-in accommodation    
- SAFE scheme Chap 7 Pt 5 N/A
- temporary Chap 7 Pt 5 N/A
- when travelling to obtain health care OCS Chap 15 Pt 5 Div 3 section 15.5.20 N/A
accommodation allowance, temporary see temporary accommodation allowance
accommodation ashore for seagoing member Chap 7 Pt 4 Div 6 N/A
accommodation benefits
- in Australia Chap 7 Pt 4 N/A
- overseas OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 N/A
- Career Transition Assistance Scheme Chap 2 Pt 2 Div 2 section 2.2.16 N/A
- country ADF applicants Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 1 section 2.1.4 N/A
- during leave without pay Chap 5 Pt 10; Annex 5.10.A N/A
- members posted to seagoing ships and nuships Chap 7 Pt 4 Div 6 N/A
- temporary accommodation allowance Chap 7 Pt 5 N/A
- travel on ceasing continuous full-time service Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 6 section 9.2.31 N/A
- travel on marriage or relationship breakdown Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 2 N/A
- see also contributions for accommodation; housing assistance; travel card
accommodation costs
- definition (for temporary accommodation allowance) Chap 7 Pt 5 Div 4 section 7.5.21 N/A
- dependant child boarding/at boarding school OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 5 N/A
- short-term duty overseas OCS Chap 13 Pt 3 Div 1 N/A
- for students Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 4 and Div 5 N/A
- travel rates payable Chap 9 Pt 5 Annex 9.5.A N/A
- unavoidable stopovers OCS Chap 16 Pt 5 N/A
accommodation groups OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Annex 15.4.C N/A
accompanied member - definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.2 N/A
accrued service (for long service leave) Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 3 N/A
Act - definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.4 N/A
acting rank - effect on increments Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 3 N/A
ADB (additional death benefit) see compensation - additional death benefit
additional costs (vehicle allowance) - definition Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 1 section 9.6.7 N/A
additional death benefit see compensation - additional death benefit
additional recreation leave see recreation leave - additional
additional risk - life insurance Chap 4 Pt 10 Life insurance – Additional risk insurance
ADF (Australian Defence Force)
- member on contract with the UN OCS Chap 12 Pt 4 N/A
- overseas conditions identical for ADF and APS Chap 1 Pt 2 section 1.2.11; OCS Chap 12 Pt 1 section 12.1.4 N/A
- applicants Chap 2 Pt 1 N/A
- district allowance Chap 4 Pt 4 ADF district allowance
- gap year - educational bonus Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 6 N/A
- family health program Chap 8 Pt 9 N/A
- ranks and APS classifications Chap 1 Pt 4 section 1.4.3 N/A
- School of Languages Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 1 N/A
- transition seminars Chap 2 Pt 2 Div 4 N/A
ADFA member - reimbursement for textbooks Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 4 Australian Defence Force Academy textbooks
Administrative Appeals Tribunal Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 5 section 11.2.24 N/A
adopted child see child
adoption see maternity leave; parental leave
advancement (increments) see salary increments
adventurous training instructor allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.4 adventurous training instructor allowance
advice on financial matters see financial advice and counselling
Afghanistan (operational area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1; Pt 8 Div 1 N/A
agent (home sale or purchase) - definition Chap 7 Pt 3 section 7.3.5 N/A
aide-de-camp and ADF advisor allowance Chap 10 Pt 3 aide-de-camp, ADF advisor and Service police allowances
Air Force High Readiness Reserve completion bonus Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 8 N/A
Air Force Reserve Ground Defence Reserve Group (Operations) annual proficiency bonus Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 2 N/A
air freight (baggage) OCS Chap 14 Pt 4 Div 2 N/A
air travel Chap 9 Pt 1; Pt 2 Div 4 N/A
- long-term posting overseas OCS Chap 14 Pt 4 Div 1 N/A
- short-term duty overseas OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
- to obtain health care OCS Chap 15 Pt 5 Div 3 section 15.5.19 N/A
- for travel on duty - definition Chap 9 section 9.0.3 N/A
- warlike and non-warlike deployments OCS Chap 17 Pt 3 section 17.3.2 N/A
aircraft allowance Chap 9 Pt 7 N/A
Airfield Defence Guards annual proficiency bonus Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 2 Airfield Defence Guards (annual proficiency bonus)
Albania (specified area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1 N/A
allowable travel cost - definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.3 N/A
- see also travel costs
allowable travel time (vehicle allowance) - definition Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 1 section 9.6.7 N/A
allowances
- adventurous training instructor Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.4 adventurous training instructor
- aide-de-camp and ADF advisor Chap 10 Pt 3 aide-de-camp and ADF advisor
- aircraft Chap 9 Pt 7  
- Antarctic Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 5, Div 6, Div 7 and Div 8 Antarctic
- arduous conditions instructor Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.5 arduous conditions instructor
- attraction - Papua New Guinea OCS Chap 16 Pt 8 section 16.8.5 N/A
- boarding party Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.10 boarding party
- child OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 4 N/A
- child reunion OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 5 N/A
- child supplement OCS Chap 15 Pt 2A Div 4 N/A
- civil practice support OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 2 N/A
- clothing (special garment - overseas) OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 7 section 15.2.40 N/A
- clearance diver Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.14 clearance diver
- common duties Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 7 N/A
- compatibility matrix Chap 1 Pt 2 section 1.2.7 N/A
- Defence Attaché Baghdad and Kabul OCS Chap 16 Pt 8 section 16.8.3 N/A
- deployment OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1 N/A
- during detention or suspension Chap 3 Pt 7; Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 1 section 7.1.9 N/A
- disability (general) Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B N/A
- district Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 1 and Div 2; Annex 4.4.A district
- disturbance Chap 6 Pt 1 Div 1 N/A
- diving Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.6 diving
- diver (clearance) Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.4 diver (clearance)
- executive vehicle Chap 4 Pt 6 section 4.6.6 N/A
- field Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.13 field
- flying disability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.7 flying disability
- hardship OCS Chap 16 Pt 2; Annex 16.A N/A
- health support - Reserves Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 3 health support - Reserves
- higher duties Chap 4 Pt 1 higher duties
- Home Purchase or Sale Expenses Chap 7 Pt 3 N/A
- housing Chap 7 N/A
- language Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 1 N/A
- larder (meal) Chap 7 Pt 5 Div 4 section 7.5.24 N/A
- leave without pay (during) Chap 5 Pt 10 Div 1 section 5.10.6; Div 2 section 5.10.14 N/A
- living overseas OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 N/A
- location (in Australia) Chap 4 Pt 4 location related allowances
- location (overseas) OCS Chap 16 Pt 2A; Annex 16.2.B N/A
- long service leave Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 4 section 5.5.23 long service leave
- loss or suspension of allowances Chap 3 Pt 7 N/A
- maritime disability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.9 maritime disability
- maritime sustainability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Div C.1 maritime sustainability
- meals Chap 4 Pt 5; Chap 7 Pt 9 meals
- meals and incidental expenses (travel) Chap 9 Pt 5; Annex 9.5.A N/A
- meals and incidental expenses (overseas) OCS Chap 13 Pt 3 Div 1; Pt 4 Div 1; Chap 14 Pt 5; Pt 6 Div 1; Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 7 N/A
- medical officers - civil practice support OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 2 N/A
- medical residency - additional salary Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 2 medical residency – additional salary
- Navy capability Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 2 N/A
- occupation-based Chap 4 Pt 3 work related allowances
- officer aviation remuneration structure Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 3 N/A
- operational hours [APS only] OCS Chap 17 Pt 8 Div 4 N/A
- operational support [APS only] OCS Chap 17 Pt 8 Div 1 N/A
- overseas living OCS Chap 15 Pt 2; Pt 2A N/A
- paratrooper Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.16 paratrooper
- payment while on long service leave Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 4 section 5.5.23 N/A
- payment while on recreation leave Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 7 section 5.4.37 N/A
- Port Wakefield Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 3 N/A
- qualification and occupation-based Chap 4 Pt 3 N/A
- Recruit instructor disability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Division B.17 Recruit instructor disability
- Recruit instructor sustainability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Division C.3 N/A
- relocation Chap 6 Pt 1 N/A
- removal on long-term duty overseas OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 3 N/A
- rent Chap 7 Pt 8 N/A
- Reserve Chap 4 Pt 9 reserve allowance
- retention (Marine Technical and Electronics Technical (sailor)) - Navy Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 5 N/A
- Scherger Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 4 N/A
- separation Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.3 separation
- service Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.2 service allowance
- Service police investigator plain clothes Chap 10 Pt 5 N/A
- service with the UN (ADF members) OCS Chap 12 Pt 4 section 12.4.4 N/A
- service with the UN (APS employees) OCS Chap 12 Pt 5 section 12.5.4 N/A
- settling in/settling out OCS Chap 14 Pt 5 N/A
- special forces disability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.12 special forces disability
- special forces sustainability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Div C.2 special forces sustainability
- special location (overseas) OCS Chap 16 Pt 8 N/A
- submarine escape disability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.8 submarine escape disability
- submarine posting (food allowance) Chap 7 Pt 9 Div 2 section 7.9.17 N/A
- sustainability Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C N/A
- temporary accommodation Chap 7 Pt 5 N/A
- temporary accommodation - SAFE scheme Chap 7 Pt 5 section 7.5.3; Div 1 section 7.5.7 N/A
- third-country deployments OCS Chap 17 Pt 6 N/A
- trainee Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.1 trainee
- trainee's dependant Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 1 trainee's dependant
- transfer (overseas) OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 3 N/A
- travel card Chap 9 Pt 5 Div 2 N/A
- travelling Chap 9 Pt 5 N/A
- travelling overseas OCS Chap 13 Pt 3; Chap 14 Pt 4; Chap 15 Pt 3 N/A
- uniform Chap 10 Pt 1 uniform allowance and purchase of uniform articles
- unpredictable explosives allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.15 unpredictable explosives allowance
- vehicle Chap 9 Pt 6 N/A
ambulance costs OCS Chap 15 Pt 5 Div 2 section 15.5.13 N/A
ancillary services (health care) see health care
Antarctica
- definition Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 5 section 4.4.26 N/A
- Antarctic allowances Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 5, Div 6, Div 7 and Div 8 Antarctic allowances
- Antarctic Convergence - definition Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 5 section 4.4.26 N/A
- additional recreation leave Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3; Annex 5.4.A N/A
antimalarial drugs OCS Chap 14 Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
apartment (serviced apartment) Chap 7 Pt 5 Div 2 N/A
- definition Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14 N/A
apartment trial - Sydney Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 10 N/A
appeals (members' rights) Chap 1 Pt 5 section 1.5.8 N/A
applicants to join the ADF Chap 2 Pt 1 N/A
appointment residences Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 6 section 7.6.23 N/A
approved absence (for career transition activities) Chap 2 Pt 2 Div 4 and Div 5 section 2.2.22 N/A
APS employees
- employment with the UN OCS Chap 12 Pt 5 N/A
- operational support duty OCS Chap 17 Pt 8 N/A
- overseas conditions of service identical for ADF and APS OCS Chap 12 Pt 1 section 12.1.4; Chap 1 Pt 2 section 1.2.11 N/A
APS classifications and ADF ranks Chap 1 Pt 4 section 1.4.3 N/A
Arabian Gulf and Arabian Sea (specified areas) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7; Pt 8 N/A
arduous conditions instructor allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.5 arduous conditions instructor allowance
arduous duties
- extra recreation leave Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 4 N/A
- rate (operational support allowance) [APS only] OCS Chap 17 Pt 8 Div 1 N/A
ARL (additional recreation leave) see recreation leave - additional
armed forces of another country Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 7 section 5.4.38 N/A
Army completion and retention bonuses
- 1st Recruit Training Battalion recruit instructors scheme Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 10 N/A
- High Readiness Reserve completion bonus Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 7 N/A
- targeted rank and employment category completion bonus Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 12 N/A
Army dental officer professional development scheme Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 6 army dental officer professional development scheme
Army member - Private Proficient Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.59; Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 3 section 3.2.37 N/A
Army - Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army (aide-de-camp allowance) Chap 10 Pt 3 aide-de-camp, ADF advisor and Service police allowances
assigned for duty - definition OCS Chap 17 Pt 1 section 17.1.2 N/A
assisted leave travel OCS Chap 16 Pt 4; Annex 16.A; Annex 16.B N/A
attached for duty to another body Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 7 section 5.4.38 N/A
attachés see Defence attachés
attraction allowance - Papua New Guinea OCS Chap 16 Pt 8 section 16.8.5 N/A
Australian Defence Force Academy textbooks Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 4 Australian Defence Force Academy textbooks
Australian Defence Language Proficiency Rating Scale Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 1 N/A
Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 5 section 4.4.26 N/A
Australians dangerously ill scheme
- overseas - ADF Chap 17 Pt 4 N/A
- overseas - APS Chap 17 Pt 8 Div 3 N/A
- within Australia Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 9 N/A
authorisations Resources N/A
authorised travel (vehicle allowance) see vehicle allowance
Aviation - officer remuneration structure allowance Chap 4 Pt 3 Div 3 N/A