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From DFRT Determination No. 11 of 2013
Recruit instructor disability allowance compensates qualified recruit instructors posted to 1st Recruit Training Battalion for the disabilities associated with long hours, adverse working conditions and loss of regular contact with family for extended periods of time.
Recruit instructor disability allowance may apply to any member performing continuous full-time service.
A member who meets all of the following conditions may be eligible for recruit instructor disability allowance.
The member holds the rank of any of the following.
The member is posted to a recruit instructor position at 1 Recruit Training Battalion.
The member is qualified and reasonably expected to perform duty in that position.
An eligible member is to be paid the annual rate of recruit instructor disability allowance listed for item 8, table 1 in Part F of this Determination.
To remove doubt, a member ceases to be eligible for recruit instructor disability allowance from the day on which they cease to meet any of the eligibility conditions set out in section B.17.3.
Eligibility for recruit instructor disability allowance does not exclude eligibility for any other allowance.