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Subject | PACMAN Reference | Member's Guide Reference |
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RAAF Reserve Ground Defence Reserve Group (Operations) annual proficiency bonus | Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 2 | N/A |

RAAF Scherger, Queensland | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3, Annex 5.4.A | N/A |

- allowance | Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 4 | N/A |

RAAF - Warrant Officer of the Air Force (aide-de-camp allowance) | Chap 10 Pt 3 | aide-de-camp, ADF advisor and Service police allowances |

radioactive substances see hazardous substances |
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rail travel | Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 4 section 9.2.14; Pt 1 section 9.1.9 | N/A |

rank | ||

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.63 | N/A |

- definition (for purpose of DFRT determinations in Chapters 3 and 4) |
Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt A | N/A |

- equivalent ranks and classifications | Chap 1 Pt 4 | N/A |

- increments | Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 3 | N/A |

- star rank | Chap 4 Pt 6 | N/A |

rank group - definition |
Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 1 section 7.6.3 | N/A |

rate - definition (for DFRT determinations in Chap 3 to 4) |
Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt A | N/A |

rate per kilometre (vehicle allowance) | Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 5 section 9.6.25 | N/A |

reasonable offer | Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 3 section 7.6.12 and 7.6.13; Div 4 section 7.6.20 | N/A |

- definition |
Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 1 section 7.6.3 | N/A |

recall to duty | Chap 5 Pt 13 | N/A |

- from paid leave (vehicle allowance) | Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 2 | N/A |

- outside normal working hours (vehicle allowance) | Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 4 section 9.6.20 | N/A |

recategorisation training | ||

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.43 | N/A |

- salary | Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 2 section 3.2.25 | N/A |

recognition of relationship or dependants | Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 2 | N/A |

recompression chamber - definition |
Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 6 | N/A |

recreation leave | Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 2 | recreation leave |

- definition |
Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 1 section 5.4.6 | N/A |

- additional | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3, Div 7; OCS Chap 16 Pt 3; Chap 17 Pt 5 Div 2; Pt 5A Div 2; Pt 5B Div 2; Pt 5C Div 2; Chap Pt 7 Div 4 | N/A |

- allowances payable | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 6 section 5.4.37 | N/A |

- basic | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 2 | N/A |

- remote locations | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3, Annex 5.4.A | N/A |

- after duty in Antarctica | Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 8 section 4.4.35 | N/A |

- entitlements payable on death of member | Chap 11 Pt 3 | N/A |

- expiration of leave credits (leave lapsing) | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 6 section 5.4.34 | N/A |

- extra | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 4; Pt 8 section 5.8.6 | N/A |

- and field service | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3 | N/A |

- leave lapsing | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 6 section 5.4.34 | N/A |

- and overseas living allowance | OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 6 section 15.2.30 | N/A |

- payment and administration | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 7 | N/A |

- payment or transfer of credit | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 8 | N/A |

- purchased | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 5, Annex 5.4.B | N/A |

- re-crediting | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 7 section 5.4.35; Pt 13 section 5.13.9 | N/A |

- and rest periods | OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 2 section 13.2.12; OCS Chap 14 Pt 4 Div 3 section 14.4.16 | N/A |

- and sea service | Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 3 | N/A |

- and war service leave | Chap 5 Pt 8 section 5.8.6 | N/A |

recreation leave travel | Chap 9 Pt 4 Div 1 | |

- and post-deployment leave travel benefits | Chap 9 Pt 4 Div 3 | N/A |

- and pre-deployment leave travel benefits | Chap 9 Pt 4 Div 2 | N/A |

- by private vehicle | Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 4 section 9.6.21 | N/A |

- and remote location leave travel benefit | Chap 9 Pt 4 Div 1 section 9.4.8; Div 4 section 9.4.27 | N/A |

- and travelling leave | Chap 5 Pt 9 Div 6 | N/A |

recreational facilities | OCS Chap 15 Pt 8 | N/A |

recreational or hobby vehicles (removal) | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 5 section 6.5.43; Div 10 section 6.5.79 | N/A |

Recruit instructor disability allowance | Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Division B.17 | Recruit instructor disability allowance |

Recruit instructor sustainability allowance | Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Division C.3 | N/A |

recruits | Chap 2 Pt 1; Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 1 | N/A |

recuperation | Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3 | N/A |

reduction of rent and utilities contribution see rent and utilities contribution overseas |
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redundancy | Chap 2 Pt 3 Div 1 | N/A |

refitting port - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.64 | N/A |

refresher training (medical and dental officers) | Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 3 | former medical or dental officer - refresher training |

refresher training course - definition |
Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 3 section 4.8.15 | N/A |

Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army (aide-de-camp and ADF advisors allowance) | Chap 10 Pt 3 | aide-de-camp, ADF advisor and Service police allowances |

regional leave centre - definition |
OCS Chap 16 Pt 4 section 16.4.2; Pt 5 section 16.5.2 | N/A |

rehabilitation | ||

- ADF rehabilitation program | Chap 11 Pt 1 | N/A |

- Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Scheme | Chap 11 Pt 1 | N/A |

reimbursement to member | ||

- costs associated with cancellation of, or recall from, leave | Chap 5 Pt 13 | Cancellation of, or recall from leave |

- evidence of payment | Chap 1 Pt 5 section 1.5.7 | N/A |

- expenses when posting is cancelled | Chap 6 Pt 6 | N/A |

relative see closest relative |
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relevant pay period - definition |
Chap 11 Pt 3 section 11.3.3 | N/A |

relevant training | ||

- definition (for completion bonuses) |
Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 3 section 3.5.17 | N/A |

relief leave centre - definition |
OCS Chap 16 Pt 4 section 16.4.2 | N/A |

relief travel assistance | ||

- non-warlike deployment of six months or longer | OCS Chap 17 Pt 5C Div 2 | N/A |

- operational support duty (APS only) | OCS Chap 17 Pt 8 | N/A |

- warlike deployment of six months or longer | OCS Chap 17 Pt 5A Div 2 | N/A |

Relocation allowances and benefits | Chap 6 Pt 1; Chap 5 Pt 10 Annex 5.10.A; Chap 8 Pt 2 section 8.2.3; Chap 14 | N/A |

see also removal and storage |
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remedial tuition | OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 2 section 15.6.14 | N/A |

remission of rent and utilities contribution see rent and utilities contribution overseas |
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'remote' (Defence and tax law differing definitions) | Resources | N/A |

remote location | Chap 5 Pt 2 Annex 5.4.A | N/A |

- additional recreation leave | Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 4 Div 3; Annex 5.4.A | N/A |

- and FBT | Resources | N/A |

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.65 | N/A |

- definition (for district allowance) |
Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 1 section 4.4.4; Annex 4.4.A | N/A |

- leave travel | Chap 9 Pt 4 Div 4 | N/A |

- postings | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 3 and Div 4 | N/A |

- reunion travel for school students, in Australia | Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 6 | N/A |

- specified locations (housing purposes) | Chap 7 Pt 3 Div 3 section 7.3.28 | N/A |

see also hardship locations |
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removal | ||

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.66 | N/A |

- compensation for costs of removal see disturbance allowance |
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- miscellaneous costs (transfer allowance) | OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 3 | N/A |

- removal travel in Australia | Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 3 | N/A |

- short absence for removal purposes | Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 11 Div 2 | short absence for removal purposes |

- see also disturbance allowance; relocation allowances and benefits; removal and storage |
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removal and storage | Chap 6 Pt 5; OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 | N/A |

- dependant removals | OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 5 | N/A |

- entitlements on death of member | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 11; Pt 1 Div 1 section 6.1.11; Pt 5 Div 7 section 6.5.61; Chap 7 Pt 5 Div 1 section 7.5.10 | N/A |

- furniture and household items | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 2 and Div 7 | N/A |

- insurance | OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 4 | N/A |

- and leave without pay | Chap 5 Pt 10 Annex 5.10.A | N/A |

- on leaving the ADF | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 6 | N/A |

- on marriage breakdown (entitlements for non-Service spouse) | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 10; Chap 8 Pt 6 | N/A |

- member ceasing to be a member with dependants | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 9 | N/A |

- member enlisted overseas | OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 1 section 14.3.13 | N/A |

- member with dependants | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 8 | N/A |

- removal to a personal location | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 3 | N/A |

- removal travel in Australia | Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 3 | N/A |

- storage as an alternative to sale | Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 1 | N/A |

- storage during deployment | OCS Chap 17 Pt 5A Div 1; Pt 5C Div 1 | N/A |

- storage during evacuation | OCS Chap 14 Pt 6 Div 1 section 14.6.11 | N/A |

- unacceptable items | OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 1 section 14.3.12 | N/A |

- vehicles | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 5; Div 6 section 6.5.49; Div 10 section 6.5.79; Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 3 section 9.6.16; Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 1 and Div 2 | N/A |

- when posted | Chap 6 Pt 5 Div 4 | N/A |

- see also relocation allowances and benefits; removal |
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removal entitlements see relocation allowances and benefits; removals and storage |
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removalist (Commonwealth removalist) - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.12 | N/A |

remuneration see salary |
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rent - definition |
Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14 | N/A |

rent allowance | Chap 7 Pt 8; Annexes 7.A, 7.B, 7.D, 7.E and 7.G | N/A |

- advances and repayments | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 6 | N/A |

- calculation | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 4 | N/A |

- contributions by member | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 3; Annexes 7.A, 7.B, 7.D and 7.G; Chap 15 Pt 4 Div 4 and Div 5 | N/A |

- entitlements | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 1; Div 5 | N/A |

- and leave without pay | Chap 5 Pt 10; Annex 5.10.A | N/A |

- and long service leave | Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 4 section 5.5.22 | N/A |

rent ceiling | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 2; Annexes 7.E and 7.I | N/A |

- definition |
Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14 | N/A |

rent groups (overseas) | OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Div 3 | N/A |

- for ADF members | OCS Annex 15.4.A | N/A |

- for APS employees | OCS Annex 15.4.AA | N/A |

rental bond advance | OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Div 1 | N/A |

rented out home | Chap 7 Pt 2 Div 3 | N/A |

repayments to Commonwealth | ||

- amounts overpaid to member | Chap 3 Pt 4; Chap 1 Pt 5 section 1.5.4 and 1.5.5 | overpayments and recovery |

- MSBS retention benefit | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 2 section 3.5.11 | N/A |

- redundancy amounts | Chap 2 Pt 3 Div 1 section 2.3.7 | N/A |

- rent advances (unused) | Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 6 | N/A |

- retention benefit | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 2 section 3.5.11 | N/A |

representational duties, Victoria Cross for Australia | Chap 4 Pt 7 | Victoria Cross for Australia representational duties |

required absence (maternity leave) | Chap 5 Pt 6 Div 1 section 5.6.6; Div 3; Div 4 section 5.6.31 | maternity leave |

- definition |
Chap 5 Pt 6 Div 1 section 5.6.4 | N/A |

Reserve Assistance Program | Chap 8 Pt 10 | N/A |

Reserve capability payment | Chap 3 Pt 3 Div 2A | N/A |

Reserve - High Readiness completion bonuses | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 7 and Div 8 | N/A |

Reserve service | ||

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.67 | N/A |

- allowance | Chap 4 Pt 2 PtB Div B.11 | reserve allowance |

- Active and Specialist health support | Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 3 | N/A |

- Career Transition Assistance Scheme entitlements | Chap 2 Pt 2 Div 2 section 2.2.14 | N/A |

- a day's pay | Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.5 | N/A |

- district allowance | Chap 4 Pt 1 | ADF district allowance |

- health support allowance | Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 3; Annex 4.9.A | health support allowance - reserves |

- higher duties allowance | Chap 4 Pt 1 | higher duties allowance |

- life insurance policies | Chap 4 Pt 10 | life insurance – Additional risk insurance |

- long service leave | Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 3 section 5.5.14 and 5.5.15 | long service leave |

- maternity leave | Chap 5 Pt 6 Div 2 section 5.6.16 | maternity leave |

- medical officers - civil practice support allowance | OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 2 | N/A |

- parental leave | Chap 5 Pt 7 section 5.7.5 | parental leave |

- pre-deployment leave | Chap 5 Pt 9 Div 6 section 5.9.23 | pre-deployment leave |

- salary | Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt A; Pt 2 Div 1 | ADF salary arrangements |

- special forces disability allowance | Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 12 | special forces disability allowance |

- tax exemptions | Resources | N/A |

- travel entitlements | Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 8 | N/A |

Residence (location of residence within Australia) - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.35 | N/A |

resident child carer | Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14 | N/A |

resident medical officers see medical officers |
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rest and recuperation | Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3 | N/A |

rest periods | OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 2; OCS Chap 14 Pt 4 Div 3 | N/A |

restricted destination | Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1, Chap 5 Pt 2 Div 1 | N/A |

retention allowance | Chap 3 Pt 5 | N/A |

- Navy - Individuals critical to Navy capability | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 9; Annex 3.5.G | N/A |

- Navy - Marine Technical and Electronics Technical (sailors) | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 5; Annex 3.5.E | N/A |

retention and completion benefits | Chap 3 Pt 5 | N/A |

retention bonus | N/A | |

- Bonus framework | Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 2 | N/A |

retirement age (compulsory retirement age) - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.1 | N/A |

retirement benefits see superannuation |
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retirement gratuities see gratuities |
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retirement - management-initiated | Chap 2 Pt 3 Div 3 | N/A |

- definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.69 | N/A |

reunion allowance (child reunion allowance) | OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 5 | N/A |

return of service obligation - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.69 | N/A |

reunion travel | ||

- during evacuation | OCS Chap 14 Pt 6 Div 1 section 14.6.14 | N/A |

- for members (in Australia) | Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 4 | N/A |

- overseas posting | OCS Chap 15 Pt 3 Div 3 | N/A |

- for students (in Australia) | Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 5, Div 6 and Div 7 | N/A |

reverse reunion travel | Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 3 section 9.3.31; OSC Chap 15 Pt 3 Div 3 | N/A |

Rights and obligations of members | Chap 1 Pt 5 | N/A |

risk (additional risk insurance) | Chap 4 Pt 10 | life insurance – Additional risk insurance |

rotary engine (engine capacity) - definition |
Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.23 | N/A |

routine medical checks see medical fitness for travel and residence overseas |
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Royal Australian Regiment, 4th Battalion see special forces disability allowance |

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