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Information Circular No 15/2021 – MISSION LEAVE & PER DIEM PAYMENTS 117th INF BN UNIFIL

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA wishes to advise members that following representations with the Department of Defence on their behalf, the following information refers; “Mission leave payments for members of the 117th Inf Bn UNIFIL will be paid week 27/21, payment date 07th July 2021.” Members are asked to check their individual online PSSC Payslips to confirm that payment […]

Information Circular No 14/2021 – MISSION LEAVE & QUARANTINE PAYMENTS

By Industrial Relations Officer

116TH/117TH Inf Bn UNIFIL 15th/16th IRCON EUTM Mali 63 Inf Gp UNDOF PDFORRA has been informed today by the Department of Defence that members who had extended their Overseas Service with the abovementioned mission in UNFIL and EUTM will have their Mission Leave payments processed for payment on Week 27/21, payment date 07th July 2021. […]

Information Circular No 13/2021: Technician Review 2-6

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA wishes to advise our members that the Association has received a copy of the Technician Review 2-6 from the Department of Defence. This review was undertaken by Military Management and the Department, following a recommendation by the Public Service Pay Commission in 2019. The review is extensive and covers the Naval Service, Air Corps […]

Information Circular No 12/2021: Payments of Per Diem Members of the 116th Inf Bn UNIFIL

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA has today been advised by Conciliation and Arbitration Branch, Department of Defence of the following information regarding the payment of Per Diem to members of the abovementioned Overseas Unit; Payment of Per Diem was made to members on Week 15/21 Payment Date 14 April 2021. Members are asked to check their individual online PSSC […]

Information Circular No 06/2020: – UPDATE – Sea-Going Naval Personnel Credit 472BB.TCA

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA has recently been in contact with officials from the Revenue Commissioners who have advised that the Naval Service Tax Credit is due to go live on 30 March 2020. This will permit qualifying personnel to use Revenue online to claim their tax credits for the appropriate year. For the purposes of clarity, please find […]

Information Circular No 02/2020: Payment of UN Holiday Pay and Per Diem to Members of the 114 Inf Bn

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA has written to Conciliation and Arbitration Branch, Department of Defence, on four occasions since September 2019, seeking the payment of the aforementioned allowances to our members. Following receipt of PDFORRA’s latest correspondence, Conciliation and Arbitration Branch requested that Military Management clarify the situation regarding the outstanding payments. The following response was provided to our […]

Information Circular No 39/2019 – Working Time Directive – Compensation Scheme

By Industrial Relations Officer

PDFORRA has commenced the processing of claims under the Working Time mediated settlement scheme in the past number of weeks. Members are advised that the Association has processed a few hundred claims onwards to the Department this week. The processing of these claims by the Department may take some time and members should be cognizant […]

Information Circular No 27/2019 Impact of PSPC Recommendations and PSSA Restorative Measures Post – 2013 Personnel*

By Industrial Relations Officer

During the recent course of District/Regional Briefings, PDFORRA was requested by various members to clarify the cumulative financial effect of the application of the Public Service Pay Commission (PSPC) Recommendations, if accepted, and the ongoing Public Sector Stability Agreement (PSSA) restorations. As the measures impact personnel differently according to rank, point on scale, entitlement to […]

Information Circular No 26/2019 – Impact of PSPC Recommendations and PSSA Restorative Measures Pre – 2013 Personnel

By Industrial Relations Officer

During the recent course of District/Regional Briefings, PDFORRA was requested by various members to clarify the cumulative financial effect of the application of the Public Service Pay Commission (PSPC) Recommendations, if accepted, and the ongoing Public Sector Stability Agreement (PSSA) restorations. As the measures impact personnel differently according to rank, point on scale, entitlement to […]

Information Circular No 24/2019 – Payment Dates PSSA and UNDOF Ex-gratia Payments

By Industrial Relations Officer

Restoration Under Public Service Stability Agreement Under the terms of the Public Service Stability Agreement (PSSA) 2018 to 2020, PDFORRA wishes to advise its members that clarification has been received from the Department of Defence outlining that the annualised salaries increases of 1.75% – due from 01st September 2019 – will now be paid on […]