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Annex 9.5.B: Amounts for travel after 21 days

Part 1: Amounts for travel after 21 days – accommodation

This table outlines the maximum accommodation rates after 21 days.

Accommodation rates after 21 days
Item If, at their normal place of duty, the member is a member... and during the travel period they are...
boarding (in a boarding house /hotel/motel with all- inclusive tariff), then their maximum benefit is... renting, then their maximum benefit is...
1. with dependants – living in own home the cost of board rent plus any additional charge for utilities.
2. with dependants – renting (including service residence) the cost of board rent plus any additional charge for utilities.
3. with dependants – boarding the cost of board less any reduction in boarding costs at normal place of duty rent plus any additional charge for utilities less any reduction in boarding costs at normal place of duty.
4. with dependants – living in (no contribution for accommodation and meals) the cost of board rent plus any additional charge for utilities.
5. with dependants – living in (contribution for accommodation and meals) the cost of board less amount equal to appropriate contribution for accommodation and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 4 and 9. rent plus any additional charge for utilities less amount equal to appropriate contribution for rent and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 8 and 9.
6. without dependants – living in the cost of board less amount equal to appropriate contribution for accommodation and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 4 and 9. rent plus any additional charge for utilities less amount equal to appropriate contribution for rent and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 8 and 9.
7. without dependants – living out the cost of board less amount equal to appropriate contribution for accommodation and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 4 and 9. rent plus any additional charge for utilities less amount equal to appropriate contribution for accommodation and meals under Chapter 7 Parts 8 and 9.

See: Chapter 7
Part 4, Living-in accommodation
Part 8, Rent allowance
Part 9, Meals

Part 2: Amounts for travel after 21 days – meals

This table outlines the maximum meal rates after 21 days.

Meal rates after 21 days
Item If, during the travel period, the member is... and... then their maximum benefit is...
1. boarding (in a boarding house, hotel or motel) the tariff is not all-inclusive and cooking facilities are not provided $764.45 a week.
the tariff is not all-inclusive and cooking facilities are provided the cost of meals and food for meal preparation of up to $428.65 a week.
2. renting the cost of meals and food for meal preparation of up to $428.65 a week.

Application to Reservists: Yes.



Forms

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  • AE505, Travel Request Form

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