Benefits for military personnel Printable versionLast update: 06.04.2020
The state provides for social support for servicemen, in connection with the carrying out of military service in conditions of increased workload, as well as in unfavorable climatic conditions. Our country is trying to provide the necessary assistance, both to the serviceman himself and to members of his family. In Kazakhstan, there are certain benefits to servicemen, in accordance with regulatory documents. We describe these benefits in more detail in this article. Provision of housing for servicemen is carried out in the manner prescribed by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Housing Relations".
Housing for servicemen
For the purposes of this Law, the following persons shall be considered as family members of employees of special state bodies or military personnel: 08:57Нравится
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2) joint child (children) or child (children) of one of the spouses; 08:59Нравится
3) joint child (children) or child (children) of one of the spouses who is over eighteen years of age who has become disabled before he or she reaches the age of eighteen.
Are provided with a housing for the period of military service at the expense of the state.
Provision of housing for servicemen is carried out in the manner prescribed by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Housing Relations".
Realization of the right to housing by military servicemen
Realization of the right to housing by military servicemen (with the exception of conscripts and cadets of military educational institutions, persons liable for military service, drafted for military training) is carried out from the day they are recognized as needy in a housing in accordance with the procedure established by this chapter by providing a free housing or transfer to their personal account of housing payments. In the cases provided for in paragraphs 7 and 10 of this article, the realization of the right to housing shall be effected by the provision of a free housing and transfer of housing payments to their personal special account.
The amount of housing payments is determined by multiplying the rent of one square meter of housing in the corresponding region of the Republic of Kazakhstan by the area of the hoiusing. The area of the dwelling is determined from the calculation of eighteen square meters of usable area for each member of the family, including the servicemen himself.
The rules for the provision of free housing to military servicemen, the calculation of the size, purpose, recalculation, implementation, termination, suspension and renewal of housing payments are approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The rules for housing payments to military personnel of the secret military intelligence agencies of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan are approved by the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Housing payments are made on a monthly basis by transferring them to a personal special account of a serviceman who is open in one of the second-tier banks of his choice, with the exception of housing payments made in the special order provided for in part 4 of paragraph 1 of this Article.
A personal special account is opened and serviced by each serviceman independently.
Servicemen who have been on military service for ten years or more in calendar terms as of January 1, 2013 retain the right to reside in the provided housing and its privatization in accordance with the procedure established by this Law.
Servicemen who have been on military service for ten years or more in calendar terms as of January 1, 2013 have the right to privatize the housing free of charge after twenty years of military service on a calendar basis. In cases where the free housing is not subject to privatization, including due to its presence on the territory of military camps, border patrols and other closed facilities, the right of unpaid privatization is compensated by cash compensation in the form of housing payments in accordance with the Rules for the implementation of cash compensation approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan .
Servicemen who are recognized as needy in housing but not provided by it before January 1, 2018, upon dismissal from military service (with the exception of cases of dismissal for negative reasons) receive housing payments for the whole period of service from the date they are recognized as needy in a special state bodies, the Armed Forces, other troops and military formations, minus the amount of previously made housing payments.
Servicemen who lived prior to January 1, 2018 in a free housing located in the territory of closed and isolated military camps, border patrols and other closed facilities and (or) in the hostel, when they leave the military service (except for cases of dismissal for negative reasons), housing payments are carried out for the entire period of residence in the said dwelling in the amount of fifty percent of the amount of housing payments determined in accordance with this chapter.
Members of the family of a serviceman who died during military service can not be evicted from the occupied housing without granting another housing on a gratuitous basis.
Medical services for servicemen
Medical provision of military personnel in military medical institutions (organizations) is carried out at the expense of the state.
In the absence of military medical institutions in the place of service or residence of servicemen or lack of appropriate departments or special equipment for medical reasons, medical assistance is provided within the guaranteed volume of free medical care in state healthcare organizations, regardless of departmental affiliation, in healthcare organizations based on the right of private property, and by individuals engaged in private medical practice.
Reimbursement of costs to healthcare organizations based on private property rights and individuals engaged in private medical practice to provide medical assistance within the guaranteed volume of free medical care to military personnel is carried out at the expense of the state budget in the manner established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The funds spent for medical treatment are reimbursed to servicemen within the guaranteed volume of free medical care by the authorized body, in the structure of which they pass military service.
Servicemen who have received wounds, blast injuries, injuries or illnesses in the performance of military service duties are sent to the sanatorium at the expense of the Armed Forces, in the structure of which they pass military service.
Soldiers of military service and cadets of military educational institutions in the presence of medical indications are provided at the expense of the state by sanatorium-resort treatment.