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About DVA

  • Accountability and reporting
  • Doing business with DVA
  • DVA campaigns

    Advertising campaign informing former ADF members of changed guidelines for handling claims relating to abuse in the ADF.

  • DVA Factsheets

    DVA Factsheets provide information about DVA benefits and services.

  • DVA forms

    The Department of Veterans’ Affairs has a range of forms that you can download, complete and return to us. Many of these forms can also be filled in on your computer then printed, signed and returned.

  • DVA services over the holiday period

    We'd like to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday, and remind veterans and their families that Open Arms​ — Veterans & Families Counselling are available 24/7...

  • Freedom of Information

    This page explains how the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and Privacy Act 1988 apply to information which the Department of Veterans' Affairs holds about you and how you can access that information.

  • Invictus Sydney 2018

    The Invictus Games being held in Sydney from 20-27 October is a sporting event for wounded, injured and ill veterans and active service personnel which highlights the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for those who serve their country.

  • Jobs

    Information for people looking for employment with DVA.

  • Legislation

    This page provides links to the legislation which the Department of Veterans' Affairs administers

  • Media Centre
  • News and updates

    News and updates on current issues relating to DVA and our clients.

  • Overview of DVA

    The Department of Veterans’ Affairs provides support for a range of clients including veterans and their dependants, and Australian Defence Force personnel. We provide our clients with services including pensions and compensation, health care, rehabilitation, counselling services and more. In addition, our commemorations program promotes understanding of Australia’s wartime history.

  • Publications
  • Social media terms of use
    DVA uses a number of social media services to complement its traditional public outreach activities. The following Terms of Use apply to all social media services in use by DVA at any given time.
  • Statistics about the veteran population
    The department regularly compiles a range of statistics that you can access from this page.
  • The Consolidated Library of Information and Knowledge (CLIK)
    The Consolidated Library of Information and Knowledge (CLIK) is an information resource containing the Department's legislation, policy and reference material.