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4.4.3 Purpose

4.4.4 Definitions

4.4.5 Members who are eligible


In the total workforce system, a member of the Reserves on Reserve service may be described as a member in Service category 3, 4 or 5. A member on Service option C is not a member of the Reserves on Reserve service.

4.4.6 Members who are not eligible

4.4.7 Period of benefit


A dual serving couple who are eligible for district allowance can jointly nominate one of them to receive the benefit as provided under section 1.6.1.

4.4.8 Grading of locations


Example: The member is performing duty at Numbulwar, an isolated location in the Northern Territory. Nearby locations from Annex 4.4.A in the general area include Tindal and Jabiru. Tindal is a grade D remote location. Jabiru is a grade E remote location. The CDF considers the conditions of living in Numbulwar and decides that members performing duty there should receive the same allowance rate as Tindal.

4.4.9 Rate of allowance

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