Archive for November, 2015

Information Circular No 21/2015: Budget 2016

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Budget 2016 was announced on 13 October 2015.  The main Budget changes that may affect members are set out below.  This is a brief overview and not a complete statement of the measures announced in Budget 2016.  A more detailed analysis of Budget 2016 will be published in the Defender. Universal Social Charge (USC) For […]

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Information Circular No 20/2015: PDFORRA Seeks Changes to Defence Force Policy on Malaria Prophylaxis

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Earlier this year PDFORRA, submitted a claim seeking changes to the Defence Force Malaria Prophylaxis Policy to the Department of Defence, through the C&A Scheme.  The basis of the claim is as follows: Irish Permanent Defence Force policy on malaria prophylaxis is out of line with the United Nations (UN) policy and it is inconsistent […]

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