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Wage case flows on to Defence Force



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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10. 1976 NO 281/76

. WAGE CASE FLOWS ON TO DEFENCE FORCE

Members of the Regular and Reserve Armed Forces

are to receive salary increases following the National Wage case

decision.

Announcing this today, the Minister for Defence, ."

Mr D.J. Killen, said the cost would be $15.063m in a full year.

The increases would apply from November 25 for members

of the RAAF and November 26 for the Navy and Army, he said.

Relativity between Regular and Reserve rates had been

maintained.

Pay of members in training, such as apprentices and

officer cadets, had also been boosted, Mr Killen said.

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