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Division 1: Member remunerated by the UN

12.4.4 Purpose

The purpose of this Division is to outline the conditions of service for members who meet both of the following conditions.

  1. They are undertaking a period of service with the UN.

  2. They are receiving remuneration from the UN.

12.4.5 Member this Division applies to

This Division applies to a member who meets both of the following conditions.

  1. They are released from duty to undertake a period of service with the UN.

  2. They are receiving remuneration from the UN.

12.4.6 Allowances and benefits not payable

  1. A member and their dependants are not eligible for benefits under Chapters 1 to 17 for the following periods.

    1. The period of service with the UN.

    2. Any period immediately before or after the period of service with the UN, in relation to the following.

      1. Conditions of service for long-term posting overseas that would be payable in relation to the period of service.

      2. Travel costs or any other costs incurred by the member or a dependant in connection with the service with the UN.

  2. Despite subsection 1, the CDF may approve the following benefits, as if the member were going on, or on a long-term posting.

    1. Storage of the possessions of the member and dependants within Australia at Commonwealth expense, while the member is on a period of service with the UN.

    2. Reimbursement for insurance of the personal effects and possessions stored under paragraph a.

    3. Outlay advance.

    4. Assistance with health services provided overseas for a member and their dependants.

    5. Temporary accommodation allowance while in Australia.

  3. For subsection 2, the CDF must consider all the following factors.

    1. Whether there is a similar benefit provided by the UN.

    2. The costs incurred by the member and dependants.

    3. Any other factor relevant to the member's circumstances during the approved period of servuce with the UN.

Persons who can make the decision under subsection 12.4.6.2 on behalf of the CDF:
First Assistant Secretary People Policy, Culture and Development
Assistant Secretary People Policy and Employment Conditions

Application to Reservists: Yes.




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