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Extraordinary Quarters Allowance

Extraordinary Quarters Allowance (EQA):
 An employee and eligible family members at a foreign posting may receive EQA when they are required to partially or completely vacate their permanent quarters because of renovations/repairs or unhealthy or dangerous conditions. The employee may continue to receive post (cost-of-living) allowance and LQA when receiving EQA. For further information, please see DSSR 138.


SF-1190 (07/2009) -
 Foreign Allowances Application, Grant and Report

DS-0138 (07/2010) - Extraordinary Quarters Allowance (EQA) Worksheet
*Allowable expenses under the Extraordinary Quarters Allowance are calculated here to process a claim on the SF-1190


Foreign Service Assignment Notebook

For Standardized Regulation intpretation: