ADS Chapter 522

Performance of Temporary Duty Travel in the U.S. and Abroad

Functional Series 500 – Management Services

Partial Revision Date: 06/26/2017
Responsible Office: M/MS/TTD
File Name: 522_062617


This chapter provides the Agency policy directives and required procedures governing domestic and international temporary duty (TDY) travel for all USAID direct-hires, Personal Services Contractors (PSCs), consultants and personnel from other Government agencies on detail to USAID. Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is any official travel at least 50 miles from both an employee’s home and duty station for a period exceeding 12 hours.