Service allowance makes up for the special demands and conditions of life in the ADF.
You may get Service allowance if you are a member of the:
You won't get Service allowance if you don't get a salary. You also won't get it if you are:
Service allowance makes up for:
More information about this allowance can be found in Chapter 4 Part 2 Part B Division 2.
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.
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