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Disturbance Allowance

#1
I'm being moved from a DHE provided private hiring into a MQ, due to the owners coming home earlier than originally planned. It's a 3 mile move from one property to the other. DHE is picking up the tab for the Removals. I've got two pre-school rugrats.

What Disturbance allowance am I entitled to?

Many thanks!
 

Legs

ADC
Book Reviewer
#2
As your kids are pre-school they do not count as far as Disturbance Allowance goes. A forced move within a station/garrison normally attracts the Lower Level of Disturbance Allowance.
 

Pips

Old-Salt
#3
Try and find a copy of

'A Guide to Allowances - for all Tri Service Personnel'. Every soldier should have sight of one, and after reading your certain section, you will be no clearer than you started. It's a new document.

Best bet, ask your RAO, he should be able to charge you for something, maybe the petrol for the removals!!!!
 
#4
Disturbance allowance at the lowest rate is what you should get; I think.

From what I remember, you only get rug rats disturbance allowance if they have to change school. It's there to pay for the change of school-uniform.
 
#5
Pips said:
Try and find a copy of

'A Guide to Allowances - for all Tri Service Personnel'. Every soldier should have sight of one, and after reading your certain section, you will be no clearer than you started. It's a new document.

Best bet, ask your RAO, he should be able to charge you for something, maybe the petrol for the removals!!!!


That sounds like a depressingly accurate prediction!

Many thanks chaps, pretty much what the civvy clerk told me; always best to check though... :wink:
 

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