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This Determination introduces the Officer Aviation Pay Structure for members of the Royal Australian Air Force and changes the name of ‘joint battlefield airspace controller’ employment category to’ air traffic control’ employment category throughout both the OARS Allowance Determination and the Principal Determination. These changes will be available on the date of effect.
This Determination amends funeral, utilities, compassionate leave and hardship locations provisions. It also amends a number of typographical errors. These changes are available in PACMAN now.
This Determination makes provisions for a member posted to the CDF Signals Detachment to be eligible for the reimbursement of the costs of purchase or hire of clothing associated with the member's duties. These changes are available in Chapter 10 Part 3.
This determination renames the engineer officer employment categories' classification descriptor, replacing 'Level 2' with 'Principal Engineer or Subordinate Materiel Governance Authority'. The changes will be available in Chapter 3 Part 1 Schedule B.2 on the date of effect.
Amendments ensure a member is not remunerated for a period where they are not performing their pattern of service during a flexible service determination. These changes are available in Chapter 3 Part 1 Part A, Chapter 4 Part 2 Part A and Part 3
The provisions for rejecting a suitable Service residence have been amended for a member participating in the Puckapunyal housing trial. The provisions for when the CDF may approve the change of a Service residence have been amended. The provisions for the Sydney apartment trial have been removed as the trial has ceased. These changes are available in Chapter 7 Part 6 Division 7. Chapter 7 Part 6 Division 10 has been removed.
Provides an annual update to education assistance rates, extends education assistance to a member on long-term posting overseas for their child in tertiary education in Australia who completed high school considerably earlier than their peers, makes several changes to overseas reunuion travel and amends the benchmark school for Cherbourg, France. The changes are available in Chapter 9 Part 3 Division 3, Part 6 Division 4 and Chapter 15 Part 6 Annex 15.6.A.
Amends the provision relating to the gap between two periods of service and how a member converts prior service to accrued service for the purposes of long service leave.The changes are available in Chapter 5 Part 5 Division 3.
Extends compassionate travel to a member's spouse or partner where their sibling has died and provides clarification of what is an exceptional reason for which compassionate travel may be granted. The changes are available in Chapter 9 Part 3 Division 8.
Application to Reservists: Yes, in certain circumstances.
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