We have set up this group for parents of those in the RAF and parents of those who are thinking about joining(!) If you are a grandparent, child of, sibling or other close family member we would of course welcome you too.
There have been a series of enhancements to the Relocation Allowance regulations, specifically Disturbance Expenses and Movement and Storage of Personal Effects. Many of the changes have been to simplify the existing policy.
Laundry allowance claims from Other Ranks and Ratings have changed. There is now a new annual flat rate expense allowance for laundering uniforms as agreed by HM Revenue & Customs and the MoD. For the RAF it is £100.