Waivers and Exceptions to Policy (ETP):
- The availability of a waiver/ETP does not constitute automatic approval.
- Waiver/ETP requests are approved individually and based on the needs of the Army.
- Most waiver/ETP dispositions are valid for one year.
- Waiver/ETP requests are submitted as part of the complete application packet.
The table below lists the available waivers/ETP, approval authorities, and approximate processing time:
SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKET CONTAINING WAIVERS/ETP NO LESS THAN SIX WEEKS PRIOR TO THE DESIRED BOARD'S DEADLINE.