Pilot Roster / draft roster proposal 29.01.15
The Association's Central Executive Committee has agreed that it will not agree any changes to the current Pilot Roster until after a ballot of
our membership is held.
Lansdowne Road Agreement 30.05.15
Discussions on the proposed Lansdowne Road Agreement concluded on Fri. 29-05-15. The GRA Executive met on Weds 3rd June to discuss same & will arrange a ballot.
View outline details of proposals here.
DOWNLOAD GRA FORMS
Members can now download
GRA Forms direct from this site & print off same for completion & return to the Association.
- GRA Legal Assistance Application Form
- GRA Transfers Assistance Form
Garda Review Subscription Form
- GRA Illness / Injury Claim Form + Other
UPDATE YOUR DETAILS
Members should ensure that their details are updated regularly with the Association. It is vital we have your current Contact Details,
including your Home Address, Email & Phone number. It is in your interest that the Association has been informed of your Date of Marriage, Children’s Birth Dates / or Partner’s Details in accordance with re
the GRA Life Assurance Scheme.
Email us here or Tel: 01-8303533
Members in Financial Difficulty should be aware of the contact details of the range of support services open to them - both within &
outside the organisation: View here & are urged to seek & avail of assistance at the earliest opportunity. Members getting into difficulties repaying EBS Mortgages can access the dedicated contact arrangements for GRA members / or download Financial Statement or MARP Brochure here
NEW SICK LEAVE REGULATIONS 14.03.14
Minister Howlin signed the Public Service Management (Sick Leave) Regulations 2014, including for members of an Garda Síochána, with effect from 31st March 2014. The main provisions
are:- Max 92 days full-pay in 12 month period; - followed by max 91 days 1/2 pay in a 12 month period, subject to an overall max of 183 days’ paid in a 4 year period. - For critical illness or injury, max 183 days on full pay
in a 1 year period, followed by 182 days on 1/2 pay, subject to overall maximum of 365 days’ paid sick leave in a 4-year period. - Where sick pay is exhausted Temporary Rehabilitation Remuneration (TRR) will be paid to not
exceed 548 days.(TRR = No Service) Further details here
join GRA TRAVEL INSURANCE
payment of uniform & boot allowance - new entrants 17.06.15
The GRA has been successful in securing agreement that Uniform Maintenance Allowance and Boot allowance will now be paid to new recruits to the
Garda College and to Trainee Gardaí who were attested to the Force since April last and that arrears of same will also be paid.
NEW: Enhanced GRA salary protection plan july 2015
The GRA has launched a new enhanced Salary Protection Plan with effect from 1st July 2015.
The new GRA Salary Protection
Plan guarantees income of a minimum of 75% of pensionable earnings (inclusive of any other sick pay or state benefit) for the entire duration of a members' Sick Leave absence & where applicable up to the member's normal
This could mean guaranteed earnings of 75% for over 30 years!
The net cost is 0.77% of pensionable earnings, after tax relief on subscriptions which apply.
Example: Annual earnings = €45,000 - net weekly premium = €6.95 p.w.. Contact Penpro at tel: 012000100. More info here . Detailed Info doc here . Application Form here
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