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Alphabetical Index - S
Subject PACMAN Reference Member's Guide reference
SAFE scheme - temporary accommodation allowance Chap 7 Pt 5 N/A
Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 Chap 11 Pt 2 N/A
salary Chap 3 Pt 1, Pt 2; Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 2 section 2.1.9 ADF salary arrangements
- definition Chap 3 Pt 1 Part A N/A
- definition (for maternity leave) Chap 5 Pt 6 Div 1 section 5.6.4 N/A
- definition (for parental leave) Chap 5 Pt 7 section 5.7.2 N/A
- commencement Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 2 N/A
- continuous full-time service Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
- long service leave Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 4 N/A
- loss of salary (compensation for ADF applicants) Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 1 section 2.1.7; Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 7 N/A
- loss or suspension of salary Chap 3 Pt 7 N/A
- member undergoing recategorisation training Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 2 section 3.2.25 N/A
- non-reduction Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 5 salary non-reduction provisions
- officers Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 2 N/A
- other rank member Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 5 N/A
- other rank member undergoing training Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 6 N/A
- payment instead of long service leave Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 5 N/A
- payment instead of recreation leave Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 8 N/A
- payment instead of war service leave Chap 5 Pt 8 section 5.8.9 N/A
- Permanent Forces and members on continuous full-time service Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
- previous service Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 2 and Div 3 N/A
- Private Proficient Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 3 section 3.2.37 N/A
- Reserves and members not on continuous full-time service Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt A; Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
- senior officers Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 1 N/A
- specialist officers Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 3; Pt 2 Div 4; Chap 4 Pt 8 Div 2 N/A
- war service leave Chap 5 Pt 8 section 5.8.8 N/A
- Warrant Officer Class 1 Chap 3 Pt 1 Pt B Div 4 N/A
salary increments Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 3 N/A
- effect of part-time leave without pay Chap 5 Pt 10 Div 2 section 5.10.16 N/A
- service with UN counted for advancement OCS Chap 12 Pt 4 section 12.4.5 N/A
salary not payable Chap 3 Pt 2 Div 1 N/A
salary packaging Chap 3 Pt 3 ADF salary packaging
salary rates (calculation) Chap 3 Pt 2 N/A
salary sacrifice Chap 3 Pt 3 ADF salary packaging
sale of home see home purchase or sale
sale of items, on overseas posting OCS Chap 14 Pt 3 Div 1 sections 14.3.8 and 14.3.9; Div 2 N/A
- see also loss on sale
Salvation Army OCS Chap 17 Pt 2 section 17.2.5 N/A
SASR (Special Air Services Regiment) see special forces disability allowance; special forces sustainability allowance
saving to the Commonwealth - definition Chap 9 Pt 6 Div 1 section 9.6.7 N/A
Scherger (RAAF base) Chap 5 Pt 4 Annex 5.4.A N/A
- allowance Chap 4 Pt 4 Div 4 N/A
scholarship (loss of due to posting) Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 3 N/A
school students see students
school transport costs overseas OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 2 section 15.6.11 N/A
schools
- benchmark schools OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 2 and Div 3; Annex 15.6.A N/A
- benchmark schools (definition) OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 1 section 15.6.4 N/A
- boarding school OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 4 and Div 5 N/A
- pre-school OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 3 N/A
- summer school OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 2 section 15.6.15; Annex 15.6.B N/A
Sea Training Group Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 9 N/A
seagoing leave see sea service
seagoing ship
- definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.70; Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 9 N/A
- allowances see maritime allowance
- members' accommodation and meal benefits Chap 7 Pt 4 Div 6 N/A
seagoing submarine
- definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.71; Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 9 N/A
- allowances see maritime allowance
secondary school education see education assistance
secondary schools see schools
secondment to another body Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 6 section 5.4.38 N/A
The Secretary
- definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.16A N/A
- class of travel for member accompanying OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 1 section 13.2.8 N/A
- decisions for and on behalf of (overseas conditions) OCS Chap 12 Pt 2 section 12.2.6 N/A
- Instrument of Authorisation Resources- Authorisations N/A
- powers, and powers of delegates Resources - Authorisations N/A
The Secretary (Department of Veterans' Affairs) Chap 11 Pt 2 section 11.2.4; Pt 2 Div 4 and Div 5 N/A
- exercise of powers Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 6 section 11.2.27 N/A
senior ADF representative - definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.17 N/A
Senior Counsel see legal officers
Senior Executive Service employee (APS only) - definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.17A N/A
senior government officials - class of travel for member accompanying OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 1 section 13.2.8 N/A
separation allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.3 separation allowance
seriously ill - definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 N/A
- Australians dangerously ill scheme Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 9; OCS Chap 17 Pt 4; Pt 8 Div 3 N/A
Service aircraft Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 7 N/A
Service allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.2; Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 2 section 2.1.10 service allowance
Service Chiefs - special leave for private purposes Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 9 Div 4 N/A
Service mess Chap 7 Pt 9 Div 1 N/A
Service police plain clothes allowance Chap 10 Pt 5 aide-de-camp, ADF advisor and Service police allowances
Service residence Chap 7 Pt 6 N/A
- definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.73; Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14; Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 1 N/A
- amenity-based classification Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 4 N/A
- apartment trial - Sydney Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 9 N/A
- appointment, tied and assigned Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 6 N/A
- classifications Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 2; Annex 7.G N/A
- contributions by member Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 8; Pt 10 section 7.10.7 and 7.10.8; Annex 7.A; Annex 7.B; Annex 7.C N/A
- dispute resolution Chap 7 Annex 7.I N/A
- end of entitlement Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 9 N/A
- market-rent-based classification Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 3 N/A
- member entitled Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 7 N/A
- On-base classification Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 5 N/A
- Rent band choice Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 6 N/A
- suitable Service residence Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 2 N/A
- tenancy agreement - application for relocation Chap 7 Annex 7.H N/A
service terminated see termination of service
serviced apartment Chap 7 Pt 5 Div 2 N/A
- definition Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.14 N/A
sessional fees, for Reserve legal officers Chap 4 Pt 9 Div 1 N/A
settling in and out OCS Chap 14 Pt 5 N/A
severe impairment Chap 11 Pt 2 N/A
severe injury - definition Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
severe injury adjustment Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 3 N/A
- authorisation of payment Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 5 N/A
- cost of financial advice Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 6 section 11.2.25 N/A
- indexation of amounts Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 6 section 11.2.26 N/A
- no double benefits Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 4 N/A
- review of decisions Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 5 N/A
sewerage and garbage see utilities
ship see home port for a ship; nuship; seagoing ship
ship (target vessel) Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div 10 N/A
shore member - definition Chap 7 Pt 4 Div 6 section 7.4.39 N/A
short absence Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 11 N/A
- from duty Chap 5 Pt 11 Div 1 short absence from duty
- for removal purposes Chap 5 Pt 11 Div 2 short absence for removal purposes
- when not required for duty Chap 5 Pt 11 Div 3 short absence when not required for duty
short leave see short absence
short-term duty (within Australia) - definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.74 N/A
short-term duty overseas OCS Chap 13; Chap 16 N/A
- definition OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.18 N/A
- see also overseas living allowances; posting location (overseas)
SIA see severe injury adjustment
sick leave see medical absence Chap 5 Pt 3 medical absence
Sinai (specified area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 N/A
snow clearing OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Div 6 section 15.4.28 N/A
social facilities OCS Chap 15 Pt 8 N/A
social security benefits OCS Chap 15 Pt 2 Div 4 section 15.2.22 N/A
Solomon Islands (specified area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 and Pt 8 N/A
specified locations (Commonwealth-provided housing) Chap 7 Pt 3 section 7.3.7 N/A
South Sudan (operational area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 and Pt 8 N/A
Special Air Services Regiment see special forces disability allowance; special forces sustainability allowance
Special benefit payment Chap 2 Pt 3 Div 3 N/A
special circumstances for payment of entitlements Chap 1 Pt 6 N/A
special forces disability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Div B.12 special forces disability allowance
special forces sustainability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Div C.2 special forces sustainability allowance
special leave Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 9 Div 2 and Div 6 N/A
- see also carer's leave; compassionate leave
special leave for private purposes (Service Chiefs) Chap 5 Pt 1 section 5.1.3; Pt 9 Div 4 N/A
special needs dependants see dependant with special needs
specialist medical or dental treatment Chap 9 Pt 2 Div 5 section 9.2.26 N/A
specialist officers Chap 4 Pt 1 N/A
- definition Chap 4 Pt 1 Div 1 section 4.1.6 N/A
see also chaplains; dental officers; legal officers; medical officers
specified area - definition OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1 section 17.1.4 N/A
specified employment categories (retention benefit) Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 1; Annex 3.5.A N/A
specified locations (Commonwealth-provided housing) Chap 7 Pt 3 Div 3 section 7.3.28 N/A
sporting facilities OCS Chap 15 Pt 8 N/A
spouse N/A
- definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 2 section 1.3.92; Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
- entitlements on marriage breakdown Chap 8 Pt 11 N/A
- leave without pay to accompany spouse on posting Chap 5 Pt 10 Div 1 section 5.10.5 N/A
- non-Service spouse Chap 6 Overview; Chap 8 Pt 6; Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 2 N/A
- spouse-accompanied travel OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 3; Annex 13.2.A N/A
- spouses' dual entitlements Chap 1 Pt 6 section 1.6.1 N/A
spouse amount - definition    
SRC Act see Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (SRC Act) Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
SRC compensation - defined Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
standards of residential overseas accommodation OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Annex 15.4.C N/A
star rank - definition Chap 4 Pt 6 section 4.6.3 N/A
star rank officers Chap 4 Pt 6 N/A
start date (long service leave) - definition Chap 5 Pt 5 Div 1 section 5.5.5 N/A
start date (recreation leave) - definition Chap 5 Pt 4 Div 1 section 5.4.6 N/A
State compensation Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 4 N/A
- definition Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
State workers' compensation Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 4 section 11.2.16 and 11.2.18 N/A
- definition Chap 11 Pt 2 Div 1 section 11.2.4 N/A
stepchild see child
stillbirth see pregnancy
stopovers, unavoidable - accommodation costs OCS Chap 16 Pt 5 N/A
storage see removals and storage
Strait of Hormuz OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1 and Pt 8 Div 1 N/A
Strengthened Assistance Framework Program to assist the Solomon Islands Government OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 Div 1 and Pt 8 Div 1 N/A
student placement assistance, United Kingdom OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 3 N/A
students
- accommodation costs Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 4 and Div 5 N/A
- education assistance see education assistance
- changing school Chap 6 Pt 1 Div 1 section 6.1.12; Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 1 N/A
- loss of scholarship Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 3 N/A
- not at posting location Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 4 and Div 5 N/A
- reunion travel in Australia Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 5, Div 6 and Div 7 N/A
- tertiary students Chap 8 Pt 4 Div 5; Chap 9 Pt 3 Div 7 N/A
study assistance Chap 2 Pt 2 Div 1 section 2.2.8 N/A
- see also education assistance; examination leave
study tours - class of travel OCS Chap 13 Pt 2 Div 1 section 13.2.4 N/A
sub-lease rent - definition Chap 7 Pt 8 section 7.8.3 N/A
submarine (seagoing submarine) - definition Chap 1 Pt 3 Div 1 section 1.3.71; Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.9 N/A
submarine escape disability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt B Div B.8 submarine escape disability allowance
submarine posting (food allowance) Chap 7 Pt 9 Div 2 section 7.9.17 N/A
substandard housing OCS Chap 15 Pt 4 Div 5 section 15.4.24; Annex 15.4.E N/A
suitable accommodation Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.17 N/A
- definition (for temporary accommodation allowance) Chap 7 Pt 5 section 7.5.2 N/A
suitable home (rent allowance) Chap 7 Pt 8 Div 1 section 7.8.6 N/A
suitable own home Chap 7 Pt 2 N/A
- definition Chap 6 section 6.0.3 N/A
suitable service residence - definition Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 1 section 7.6.3 N/A
summer camp for child (Manhattan Island posting) OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 3 section 15.6.18 N/A
summer schools OCS Chap 15 Pt 6 Div 2 section 15.6.15; Annex 15.6.B N/A
summer time OCS Chap 12 Pt 3 section 12.3.19 N/A
superannuation Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 3 super for ADF members
- Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits (DFRB) Scheme Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 3; Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 1 N/A
- Military Superannuation and Benefits Scheme Chap 2 Pt 1 Div 3 section 2.1.16 to 2.1.18; Chap 3 Pt 5 Div 1; Annex 3.5.A N/A
- see also retirement gratuities
superannuation surcharge Resources - Tax alerts N/A
surplus service residence - definition Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 1 section 7.6.3 N/A
sustainability allowances Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C N/A
- Maritime sustainability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Division C.1 Maritime sustainability allowance
- Special Forces sustainability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Division C.2 Special Forces sustainability allowance
- Recruit instructor sustainability allowance Chap 4 Pt 2 Pt C Division C.3 N/A
Sydney apartment trial Chap 7 Pt 6 Div 10 N/A
Sydney/Holsworthy housing scheme Chap 7 Pt 1 Div 3 section 7.1.16 N/A
Syria (specified area) OCS Chap 17 Pt 7 N/A