Per Diem is a daily rate for you and your dependents while you travel from your old duty location to your new duty location.
What is TLE/TLA?
Temporary Lodging Expense (TLE) and Temporary Lodging Allowance (TLA) are two benefits available before you move into your new home.
The amount you are reimbursed is the lesser of:
- Authorized amount
- Lodging receipt
- No lodging receipt = No reimbursement for lodging.
- Staying with a friend = No reimbursement for lodging.
- Staying in your car to save money = No reimbursement for lodging.
Download the MilVil app to better estimate your entitlement!
Formerly called a (Do-It-Yourself) DITY move, these are moves where you will pack and ship everything on your own.
Mileage is a flat-rate per mile reimbursement for travel.
Dislocation Allowance (DLA) is an allowance given to service members, under certain conditions, as a partial reimbursement for relocating.
You are authorized up to 5 separate forms of payment to ease the burden of your move. Understanding these items and your maximum authorized amounts can help you get the most of your PCSing experience.