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Pay & Personnel News Updates from our Branches


DoD Releases 2018 Basic Allowance for Housing Rates Dec. 15, 2017,
Basic Allowance for Housing rates will increase an average of 0.7 percent when the new rates take effect on January 1, 2018.
Defense Travel Management Office Allowances and Regulations Update Dec. 5, 2017,
Defense Travel Management Office Allowances and Regulations Update for December 2017...
Revised Annual Verification Process (E-Mail ALSPO B/17) Oct. 16, 2017,
The annual verification process has been revised. ...
PPC Procedures and Development Branch's Guide(s) of the Week Sept. 22, 2017,
In continuing the Procedures and Development Branch's "Guide of the Week" email series, here are this week's guides. In this edition, we are highlighting one user guide of...
Critical Housing Areas (CHA) Update July 24, 2017,
Southwest Harbor, ME (Zip Code 04679) as a designated CHA, effective 12 JUL 2017....
Reminder: BAH for Single Recruit, OCS, or Academy Graduates In-Transit May 17, 2017,
A Transit housing allowance (BAH-Transit) is a temporary housing allowance paid while a member is in a travel or leave status between permanent duty stations, provided the...
Update to Critical Housing Areas for 2017 March 30, 2017,
The following is a list of MHAs and zip codes that are designated as a Coast Guard CHA:...
Reminder: BAH-Transit to Single Members PCS Transferred from outside the U.S. March 15, 2017,
The Transit housing allowance (BAH-Transit) is often overlooked by Servicing Personnel Offices resulting in members being underpaid....