Archive for May, 2016

Information Circular No 6/2016: NOTICE OF ELECTION – Election of Deputy General Secretary

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

In accordance with Rule 13.3 (n) of the Constitution – an election for Deputy General Secretary is now required to take place. In order to qualify as a candidate, one must be a fully paid up member of PDFORRA and be nominated by not less than three Districts. Candidates so nominated shall sit an interview […]

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Information Circular No 5/2016: Post 01 Aug 2005 Private Rank – Pot NCO Course Requirement for Re-Engagement

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Originally, Privates who joined after 1st August 2005 were required to have completed a Pot NCO Course as well as meeting other criteria such as conduct rating, physical fitness, minimum medical category and successful completion of certain courses in order to re-engage from 12 to 21 years. Following negotiations with PDFORRA, the requirement to have […]

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Information Circular No 4/2016: 2013 Private Rank Pay Scale and the Lansdowne Rd Agreement

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

PDFORRA is not intending to ballot the membership on the Lansdowne Rd Agreement (LRA) until the pay scales of the 2013 entrant Privates have been negotiated to a satisfactory conclusion. The Department has made an offer to PDFORRA to increase the rates and apply them across a 10 point scale.  In this situation, the pay […]

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