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Part 3: Removals

14.3.1 Overview

This Part outlines the removal benefits for a member, going to or from a long-term overseas posting.

14.3.2 Member this Part applies to

This Part applies to a member who has received an official written notice of posting. It also applies to their eligible dependants.

14.3.3 Dual entitlements

In certain situations, a member and their spouse may be eligible for two removal benefits under this Part. Only a member receiving overseas living allowances is eligible for a removal.

14.3.4 Contents

This Part includes these Divisions.

Division 1 Removal, storage or sale of items

Division 2 Sale or Storage of private vehicles

Division 3 Transfer allowance

Division 4 Loss or damage

Division 5 Dependant removals in special cases

Division 6 Removals if dependant status changes

Application to Reservists: Yes, on continuous full-time service.

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