Submarine capability assurance payment encourages you to continue as a submariner. It also encourages others to join the submarine workforce.
You may get submarine capability assurance payment if you are a member of the:
You may get submarine capability assurance payment if you:
You may get either an annual rate or a pro-rata rate of allowance.
You may get a pro rata allowance for effective service.
You or your legal personal representative may get a pro-rata allowance for effective service if:
Effective service means it is paid, continuous full-time service. Some types of leave may affect the period of effective service. This includes:
You can't get submarine capability assurance payment if you:
If you get the submarine capability assurance payment, you may get other allowances at the same time.
More information about this allowance can be found in Chapter 4 Part 2 Part D Division 1.
More information about the rates can be found in Chapter 4 Part 2 Part F.
As the name suggests, this Member's Guide is designed as a guide to help you understand how your pay and conditions work. It is not a legal document. Therefore, if there is any conflict between the Member's Guide and Defence Determination 2016/19, Conditions of Service (and the Determinations made by the Defence Force Remuneration Tribunal), as compiled in PACMAN, PACMAN is the authority.
This Member's Guide does not incorporate or make provision for members on a flexible service determination.
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