If you are awarded a Victoria Cross for Australia, you and your family may get additional support. This support:
Defence may provide support for:
You may be awarded a Victoria Cross for Australia after you die. Your family may get support for up to five years to represent you. Your family may nominate up to two family members to attend an activity.
The support may cover:
More information about this allowance can be found in Chapter 4 Part 7.
As the name suggests, this Member's Guide is designed as a guide to help you understand how your pay and conditions work. It is not a legal document. Therefore, if there is any conflict between the Member's Guide and Defence Determination 2016/19, Conditions of Service (and the Determinations made by the Defence Force Remuneration Tribunal), as compiled in PACMAN, PACMAN is the authority.
This Member's Guide does not incorporate or make provision for members on a flexible service determination.
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