Reserve Transportation Assistance Allowance
An allowance payable when your residence is greater than 16 km (to a max of 80 km) from your place of work.
Accommodations and Meals
While on training or duty that takes you away from home, accommodations and meals will be provided.
For selected post secondary studies, with qualifying service in the Reserves, reimbursement of 50% of course costs to a maximum of $2,000 annually and up to $8,000 total is available.
You will be issued with all uniforms and equipment. You are entitled to free exchanges when needed. Everything issued is on loan and must be returned when you leave the Reserves.
While on full time service, medical care is through the Canadian Forces Medical System. Emergency on-duty care and required medicals are provided for Reservists. Comprehensive coverage is provided for Reservists on full time service.
Public Service Health Care Plan
Reservists are eligible to join the Public Service Health Care Plan. This plan provided supplementary health benefits such as drug benefits, glasses, some medical practitioner services and hospital costs