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1.1.A.140 Authorised review officer

Definition

An ARO is an officer authorised by the Secretary to review decisions regarding FA entitlements.

Act reference: FA(Admin)Act section 109C Authorised review officers

Policy reference: FA Guide 6.2 Internal reviews

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