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Division 7: Allowances for service in the Antarctic – Common duties allowance

4.4.36 Eligibility

  1. This Division applies to a member who meets all these conditions.

    1. They are eligible for Antarctic allowance.

    2. The officer-in-charge of an expedition directs them to perform duties that are additional and unrelated to their ordinary duties.

    3. They perform the duties for a period.

  2. The member is eligible for common duties allowance for the period at the rate of $8,221 a year.

Application to Reservists: Yes, in certain circumstances.

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