Archive for May, 2018

Information Circular No 13/2018: Holiday Pay – 53 INF GROUP

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

The 53 Inf Gp UNIFIL returned to Ireland from service in Lebanon in November 2016. PDFORRA understands that Per Diem and Holiday Pay application for personnel from this unit was submitted to Payroll Admin at that time. However, due to administrative issues involving the change of office location and the changeover of payment systems to […]

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Information Circular No 12/2018: Increase in the Upper Age Limit for Sergeant’s – Serving Overseas

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

PDFORRA wishes to advise its members that following discussions with Military Management it has been agreed to increase the Overseas Age limits for Sergeants to 55 years. The Amendment as delivered hereunder provides; “This Amendment provides a revised upper age limit for Sgt’s, or equivalent rank serving overseas, in exceptional circumstances, with the prior approval […]

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Information Circular No 11/2018: Members Recruited into the Defence Forces – Post 1994 – Claim for Continuance in Service for Cooks

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

PDFORRA wishes to advise its members that following lengthy discussions with the Department of Defence, post 1994 members who are serving in appointments as Cooks as outlined in DFR CS4, will now be allowed to continue in service in the Permanent Defence Forces to age 50 once the following conditions are met: Must have successfully […]

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