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Part 2 : Administration of salaries

3.2.1 Overview

  1. This Part deals with the administration of salary for members of the Permanent Forces and Reserves. It explains general aspects of salary, including when salary is paid, commencement salary, increments and other related matters.

  2. Note: In the total workforce model, the Permanent Force may be said to comprise members in Service categories 6 and 7. The Reserves may be said to comprise members in Service categories 2, 3, 4 and 5.

  3. This Part should be read together with DFRT Determination No. 2 of 2017, Salaries, and other relevant determinations made by the DFRT under section 58H of the Act.

    See: Part 1, Salaries

3.2.2 Contents

This Part includes the following Divisions.

Division 1 About salaries

Division 2 Commencement salary

Division 3 Increments

Division 4 Specialist Officer – increment and competency arrangements

Division 4A Specialist Officers – Aviation – increment placement, progression and transfer

Division 5 Salary non-reduction provisions

Annex 3.2.B Salary non-reduction – members with the rank of Warrant Officer Class 1 or lower

Annex 3.2.D Salary non-reduction – Officers

Annex 3.2.E Officer Aviation Specialist Structure to Officer Aviation Pay Structure – conversion table

Application to Reservists: Yes, in certain circumstances approved by the Tribunal.

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