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Annex 9.5.A: Amounts for accommodation, meals and incidentals

Note: Accommodation rates in this Annex apply to a member eligible for travelling allowance under Part 5 Division 3.

See: Part 5 Division 3, Travelling allowance

Note: Division 1 section 9.5.8 provides that a reference to a metropolitan location is taken to include its suburbs.

Part 1: Brigadier or higher

This table outlines the maximum rates payable to a Brigadier or higher.

Travel allowance rates
Column 1
Location
Column 2
Accommodation
($)
Column 3
Breakfast
($)
Column 4
Lunch
($)
Column 5
Dinner
($)
Column 6
Incidentals
($)
Adelaide
185.00
29.45
41.70
58.35
27.65
Brisbane
192.00
Canberra
205.00
Darwin
(April to November)
268.00
Darwin
(December to March)
149.00
Hobart
184.00
Melbourne
217.00
Perth
199.00
Sydney
247.00
High-cost country centres See Part 3
Medium-cost country centres (see Part 4)
128.00
27.05
27.65
53.90
27.65
Other country centres
117.00

Part 2: Colonel or lower

This table outlines the maximum rates payable to a Colonel or lower.

Travelling allowance rates
Column 1
Location
Column 2
Accommodation
($)
Column 3
Breakfast
($)
Column 4
Lunch
($)
Column 5
Dinner
($)
Column 6
Incidentals
($)
Adelaide
139.00
27.05
30.45
51.85
19.35
Brisbane
144.00
Canberra
154.00
Darwin
(April to November)
201.00
Darwin
(December to March)
112.00
Hobart
138.00
Melbourne
163.00
Perth
149.00
Sydney
185.00
High-cost country centres See Part 3
Medium-cost country centres (see Part 4)
107.00
24.25
27.65
47.70
19.35
Other country
97.00

Part 3: High-cost country centres - accommodation

This table lists high-cost country centres and the maximum accommodation costs a member of any rank may pay at them.

Part 4: Medium-cost country centres

The following table lists medium-cost country centres.

Medium-cost country centres
Medium-cost country centres
New South Wales   Queensland
Albury   Ayre
Cooma   Bundaberg
Grafton   Charters Towers
Griffith   Gladstone
Moree   Innisfail
Tamworth   Kingaroy
South Australia   Warwick
Kadinia   Victoria
Whyalla Wodonga