Advances for Separating or Retiring Military Service Members
Advance travel payments may be authorized for the below entitlements if it is not specifically prohibited in the orders.DLA..
|Authorized Issue Date
|No sooner than 10 days prior to sign-out date in Box 6 on DFAS Form 9114
Dislocation Allowance (DLA)
|No sooner than 30 days prior to sign-out date in Box 6 on DFAS Form 9114
Personally Procured Moves (PPM)
|No sooner than 45 days prior to pick-up date in Box 8b on DD2278
Advances are paid via Electronic Fund Transfer. Please submit copy of voided check or SF1199A with your advance request. You must submit your travel claim within 5 days of arriving at your new duty location. All advance payments must be annotated in block 9 on DD1351-2. Failure to do so may result in a debt to the government and possibly payroll deductions.
Page updated September 8, 2023