Friday 25th June 2021

Update 6 25 June 2021:

The Directed Letter – Allowance and expense arrangements in response to COVID-19 – Update 6 (PDF) – is an update to previous Directed Letters issued. It provides clarification on current arrangements to those in receipt of allowances and expenses, covering:

  • Food and Incidental Allowance
  • Longer Separation Allowance
  • Get You Home (Overseas)
  • Refund of Nugatory Holiday Expenditure
  • Special Messing Allowance
  • Subsistence Entitlements on Assignment
  • Subsistence Entitlements in Quarantine
  • Duty Travel for COVID-19 vaccinations
  • Duty Travel for self-isolation
  • Movement of Storage and Personal Effects
  • Disturbance Expense

In addition to these, a number of DLs have been released that give additional authority to claim allowances and expenses in specific conditions. These can be found at the AF Rem Allowances DEFNET and GOV.UK sites.

Further information can be found on GOV.UK

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