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4 Purpose


In the total workforce system, an APS employee may be described as a member in Service category 1.

5 Employee this Part applies to


Example: An employee is transferring skills to a foreign government. The skills are needed to help rebuild the foreign country.

6 Payment of allowance

7 Rate of allowance


Note 1: Where a country is mentioned, it includes its land territory, territorial waters and superjacent airspace, unless specified otherwise.

Note 2: This table is not complete. For the complete version of this table see Defence Enterprise Agreement 2017-2020 (Operational support duty) Determination No. 8 of 2022 available on the PeopleConnect.

8 Impact on other allowances

9 Additional annual leave

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