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7.8.5 Member eligible and period of eligibility


Note: For table items 7 and 8, the list of deployments approved by the Minister is available in Annex 17.1.A (PDF 124KB).


Example: A member lives in a Service residence that becomes unsuitable when they have a baby. The bedroom benefit increases. There is no larger Service residence available within six weeks. The member can get rent allowance to rent a house big enough for their larger family.

7.8.6 Member not eligible


Example: A member has been evicted from their Service residence because they have breached their tenancy agreement.

7.8.7 How to apply for rent allowance

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