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This Part deals with the conditions of service for APS employees performing duty in support of overseas ADF operations.
This Part includes the following Divisions.
|Term||Definition in this Part|
The operational area mentioned for the operation in the table in Division 1 section 17.8.7
See: Division 1 section 17.8.7, Rate of allowance
|Period of duty||
A period of duty overseas means the period starting and ending on the days described in these two paragraphs.
Exception: An employee may arrive in the operational area on a day observed locally as a weekend or public holiday. If they start duty on the next working day, the period of duty begins the day the employee arrives in the operational area.
Exception: An employee may depart from the operational area on a day observed locally as a weekend or public holiday. If the employee finished duty on the preceding working day, the period of duty ends on the day the employee departs from the operational area.
Application to Reservists: No.