This Part sets out how a member who travels on short-term duty overseas may use an official charge card (the Defence travel card) to pay their reasonable travel costs.
Use of the travel card is based on the principle that a member will neither gain nor lose financially when they travel on Defence business.
This Part includes these Divisions and Annex.
Part 1: Brigadier or higher
Part 2: Colonel or lower
Subject to this Part, a member on short-term duty overseas is eligible to use the travel card to pay the cost of meals, accommodation, incidentals and equipment.
A member on short-term duty overseas is not eligible to use the travel card while they are on either of the following types of leave.
Long service leave