Frequently Asked Questions
Monetary Allowance in Lieu of Transportation (MALT)
MALT is used as mileage reimbursement for service members and their dependents during a PCS move. When a member and dependents relocate on a service member’s PCS move, MALT reimbursement is authorized for two POCs, if used. MALT is paid on a per mile basis for the official distance of each portion of the travel. The MALT Rate per authorized POC is $.20/mile for PCS travel beginning on or after Jan. 1, 2019.
Need additional MALT information?
Please see Chapter 5: Permanent Duty Travel of the Joint Travel Regulations (JTR) or contact your local Defense Military Pay Office (DMPO).
Page updated July 29, 2019