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Tuesday, 24 October 2017

The Government will provide an additional $31 million to support veterans’ mental health as part of its response to the Senate Inquiry into veterans’ suicide.

Media release - $31 million in additional funding for veteran mental health

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

The Minister for Veterans Affairs today tabled the Government's response to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee’s report on the Inquiry into suicide by veterans and ex-service personnel.

Ministerial statement in response to Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee's Report on the Inquiry into suicide by veterans and ex-service personnel

Monday, 23 October 2017

Minister for Veterans' Affairs Dan Tehan will today honour the Australians who served at the Battle of El Alamein on its 75th anniversary.

Media release - 75th anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein

Saturday, 21 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today encouraged current and former members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and their family members to take part in events across Australia as part of the annual Veterans’ Health Week (VHW).

Media release - Veterans’ Health Week 2017

Friday, 20 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today accepted the gift of a Sir John Monash bust from the Honorary Consul to Monaco, Mr Andrew Cannon AM, at Monaco House in Melbourne.

Media release - Bust of Sir John Monash bound for France

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

The achievements of Australia’s inspiring 2017 Invictus Games team have been celebrated during a welcome home function at Parliament House today.

Joint media release - Invictus Games athletes welcomed home

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today told Legacy’s national conference how the Government’s significant investment in DVA is improving the services provided to veterans and their families.

Media release - Addressing Legacy's national conference

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Dan Tehan said Defence was proud to support the 2017 Veterans’ Film Festival in Canberra from 18 to 22 October 2017.

Media release - Proudly Supporting the 2017 Veterans Film Festival

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced that Australian schools would receive an educational kit in preparation for Remembrance Day on 11 November.

Media release - Schools to receive educational kits for Remembrance Day

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced the winners of the Anzac Day Schools’ Awards for 2017 saying the quality of the entries this year had been extremely high.

Media release - Anzac Day Schools’ Awards winners

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988 (DRCA)

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Minister for Veterans' Affairs Dan Tehan today announced that Australia would produce replicas of the famous Menin Gate Lions and gift them to the Belgian city of Ieper in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the service and sacrifice of Australians in Flanders during the First World War.

Media release Australia’s Menin Gate Lions gift strengthens friendship with Ieper

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Dan Tehan has wished our Australian athletes good luck as the 2017 Invictus Games kicks off today in Toronto, Canada.

Media release - Good luck to the Australian 2017 Invictus Games team

 

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today told the RSL National Conference in Canberra that improvements to the Department of Veterans’ Affairs would make it, “a 21st century Department with a 21st century service culture”.

Media release - Addressing the RSL National Conference

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Veterans' pension payments have increased in line with the biannual indexation.

Media release - veteran pensions set to increase

Monday, 18 September 2017

From today, services through the Canberra Veterans’ Access Network (VAN) office will be delivered from the Department of Human Services (DHS) Service Centre at 2–6 Bowes Street, Woden ACT.

Media release - Improved services for veterans and their families in Canberra

Friday, 15 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said a new Government-funded research centre into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder would improve the lives of veterans and their families.

Media releaseLaunching $6 million research centre to support veterans with PTSD

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan announced today the Australian Government would provide $7.5 million in grant funding for community activities commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War in 2018.

Media releaseAustralian Government grants commemorating Australia’s Armistice Centenary

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has announced the Government is working on a trial to evaluate the mental health benefits of assistance dogs for veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Media release - Assistance dogs for veterans with PTSD

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today joined current and former peacekeepers and their families for the national service of commemoration marking 70 years of Australia’s involvement in international peacekeeping. The national service also included the dedication of the new Australian Peacekeeping memorial on Anzac Parade in Canberra.

Media release - 70th anniversary of Australian peacekeeping

Sunday, 10 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today used World Suicide Prevention Day to outline the mental health support available to current and former members of the Australian Defence Force and their families.

Media releaseWorld Suicide Prevention Day

Saturday, 9 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said Australian peacekeepers would be honoured at a national service held at the new Australian Peacekeeping Memorial on 14 September to mark the 70th anniversary of Australian peacekeeping.

Media release - Australia recognises 70 years of peacekeeping

Friday, 8 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said veterans would benefit after Parliament yesterday passed measures to simplify veterans’ legislation.

Media release- new compensation Act for veterans

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today thanked the Nashos for their service as he addressed the National Servicemen’s Association National Council Meeting in Canberra.

Media releaseAddressing the National Servicemen’s Association

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

The Australian Government continues to honour its promise to ensure that all Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel are ready for the opportunities of post-service life.

Media releaseGovernment launches Veterans' Employment Awards | Veterans Employment Website

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has urged Australians to reflect on the experiences of those who defended our nation during the Second World War as the nation commemorates Battle for Australia Day today.

Media releaseBattle for Australia Day

Sunday, 3 September 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said today Australians should pause and remember the often unsung heroes of the Second World War, the service personnel and civilian seamen who served on merchant vessels.

Media releaseRemembering Australia’s Merchant Mariners

Friday, 1 September 2017

Media organisations or representatives wishing to cover the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Beersheba and Sinai-Palestine Campaign commemoration are invited to register to attend the service by close of business on Friday, 15 September 2017.

Media releaseCall for media registration - Centenary of the Battle of Beersheba and Sinai-Palestine Campaign, Be’er Sheva Israel, 31 October

Friday, 01 September 2017

Inspector-General Of The Australian Defence Force Inquiry Calls For Information About Possible Breaches Of The Laws Of Armed Conflict In Afghanistan

The Inspector-General of the Australian Defence Force (IGADF) wants to hear from anyone with information concerning rumours of possible breaches of the Laws of Armed Conflict by members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) in Afghanistan between 2005 and 2016.
 
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Thursday, 31 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today encouraged Australians to reflect on the service and sacrifice of those who served during the post-Second World War conflicts in Malaya and on Borneo.

Media releaseRemembering Malaya and Borneo veterans

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has urged Australians to support Legacy during its annual appeal to help continue the important work it does in assisting the families of Australian veterans.

Media releaseSupport Legacy during its annual appeal

Saturday, 26 August 2017

The first Kookaburra Kids Foundation camp for children of current and former Australian Defence Force (ADF) families affected by mental illness will take place this weekend.

Media release - First camp for children of veterans affected by mental illness

Friday, 25 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan MP today encouraged Australians to pause and reflect on the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay.

Media release75th Anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay

Friday, 18 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today encouraged Australians to pause and reflect on the service and sacrifice of the men and women who served in the Vietnam War, as the country marks Vietnam Veterans’ Day and the anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan.

Media release Vietnam Veterans’ Day and anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Mr Dan Tehan today encouraged Australians to visit the Anzac Portal website after a recent renovation.

Media release - Anzac Portal brings Australia's war history to life

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

The Government welcomes and will respond to the Senate Reference Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade report into suicide by veterans and ex-service personnel.

Media release - Release of Senate References Committee Report into Suicide by veterans and ex-service personnel

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today encouraged Australians to pause and reflect on the 72nd anniversary of Victory in the Pacific Day, marking the end of the Second World War.

Media release - Victory in the Pacific Day

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced almost $4 million in Government funding for essential advice, advocacy and welfare services for veterans, serving members and their families, war widows and widowers.

Media release - $4m for veterans helping veterans

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced three new appointments to the Prime Ministerial Advisory Council on Veterans’ Mental Health (PMAC).

Media release - New Appointments to the Prime Ministerial Advisory Council on Veterans’ Mental Health

Monday, 7 August 2017

The Australian Government is committed to a stand-alone Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA).

Media release - No change

Sunday, 6 August 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said today marked the 102nd anniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine, one of the most bitterly fought actions of the Gallipoli Campaign.

Media releaseAnniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine

Monday, 31 July 2017

The Australian Government today recognised the unique contribution the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV) made to the Vietnam War.

Media release - Australian Army Training Team, Vietnam

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Today, the nation remembers those Australians who served in the Korean War, on the 64th anniversary of the 1953 Armistice agreement.

Media release - Korean War Veterans remembered

Friday, 21 July 2017

On 19 and 20 July 2017, Minister for Defence People and Veterans Tobias Ellwood welcomed delegations from the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand to the International Ministerial Conference on Veterans’ Issues at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

Media releaseInternational Ministerial (5-Eyes) conference on veterans' issues

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

"According to the latest data there are more than eight deaths by suicide in Australia each day. Tragically, serving and ex-serving Defence personnel are not immune from this."

Media release - Statement provided to ABC 730

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Ministers from five countries, including Australia, will meet in London this week to explore challenges faced by contemporary veterans, and how governments can improve support services to help them achieve a fulfilling post-service life.

Media release - International conference to focus on veterans’ mental health

Saturday, 15 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has told the WA RSL State Congress that the Government is addressing two key issues affecting the veteran community: access to mental health treatment and support for families of veterans.

Media release - Addressing the WA RSL State Congress

Friday, 14 July 2017

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) today announced that negotiations were underway to relocate the Canberra Veterans’ Access Network (VAN) office on Corinna Street to Bowes Street, Woden ACT, providing improved access to services for veterans and their families.

Media release - Improved access to services for veterans through the Canberra Veterans’ Access Network (VAN)

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

The new commemorative website has launched

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said that more veterans could now access the Special and Intermediate Rate of Disability Pension as a result of a 2017-18 Budget initiative.

Media release - Increasing veterans’ workforce participation

Monday, 10 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said that 233,000 Department of Veterans’ Affairs clients last week received a one-off payment to help with rising energy costs.

Media release - Energy Assistance Payment for veterans and their families

Monday, 10 July 2017

As Australians celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples during NAIDOC Week, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs
Dan Tehan has today paid tribute to Indigenous ex-servicemen and women.

Media release

Friday, 7 July 2017

It has been a longstanding feature of the Australian superannuation system that military personnel and military invalidity pensioners are subject to tax on their superannuation income streams. Under the Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation system, payments made before preservation age are treated as income and taxed accordingly. 

Media release - Taxation treatment of superannuation income streams

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced a new appointment and two re-appointments to the Council of the Australian War Memorial (AWM).

Media release - Australian War Memorial Council Appointments

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced nearly $240,000 in Government funding would be provided to deliver innovative and sustainable services for younger veterans.

Media release - Supporting Younger Veterans Grants announced

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan announced today that veterans, their families and local communities around Australia would benefit from more than $473,000 in Government grant funding for community projects.

Media release - Grants support veterans and their communities

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today called on the Victorian veteran community to help spread the important message about the mental health support available to former Australian Defence Force personnel and expanding services for families of veterans.

Media release - Addressing the Victorian RSL State Congress

Friday, 30 June 2017

The Government is delivering improved mental health support for current and former Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel and their families.

Media release - Response to National Mental Health Commission review

Saturday, 1 July 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced additional funding to ensure Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) clients would continue to have access to pharmaceuticals through the Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (RPBS). 

Media release - Safeguarding veterans’ pharmaceutical benefits

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said a national forum today in Canberra would investigate ways to improve the claims process for veterans.

Media release Claims Management Forum

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said that community groups and ex-service organisations could apply for funding to support local events organised for Veterans’ Health Week 2017

Media release - Funding applications open for Veterans’ Health Week

Saturday, 24 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today called on the Queensland veteran community to help spread the important message about the mental health support available to former Australian Defence Force personnel.

Media release - Addressing Queensland RSL State Congress

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has paid tribute to the late Hon Con Sciacca, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs from 1994-1996, who passed away today.

Media release - Vale Con Sciacca

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced 62 community projects honouring Australia’s servicemen and women would receive more than $140,000 in Australian Government funding.

Media release - Funding for community commemorative projects

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

It is an honour to announce the Australian team for the 2017 Invictus Games.

Media release - Announcement of the 2017 Australian Invictus Games Team

Monday, 19 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced that the Governor-General had reappointed four Senior Members of the Veterans’ Review Board. The four members are Colonel Evan Carlin, Colonel Craig McConaghy SC, Dr Peter Salu and Group Captain Anne Trengove.

Media release - Senior members of Veterans’ Review Board reappointed

Monday, 19 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has encouraged veterans to nominate to receive support to attend the commemorations of the Battles of Milne Bay and Kokoda and the Beachheads to be held in Canberra later this year.

Media release - Seeking nominations from veterans of Milne Bay and Kokoda and the Beachheads

Thursday, 13 July 2017

The Mental Health Professionals’ Network (MHPN) on behalf of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs is producing a free webinar series to support practitioners to better respond to the mental health needs of veterans.

Saturday, 17 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said more than 1,000 jobs flagged as suitable for veterans had been advertised on the Government’s jobactive website as part of the Prime Minister’s Veterans’ Employment Program.

Media release - More than 1,000 jobs for veterans flagged

Friday, 16 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan and the Belgium Ambassador to Australia, His Excellency Jean-Luc Bodson, planted an oak tree in the grounds of the Belgium Embassy in Canberra today in memory of the Australian soldiers who fought in Belgium in the First World War.

Media release - Belgium oak planting ceremony

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today called on surviving participants of the British Nuclear Test (BNT) program in Australia and veterans who served as part of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) to register for free health care.

Media release - Government passes Gold Cards for BCOF and BNT veterans’ legislation

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said Australians would pause and reflect on the service and sacrifice of the men who served in Bomber Command as a commemorative service is held today to mark the 75th anniversary of the operation commencing.

Media release - 75th anniversary of Bomber Command

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced that Major General Mark Kelly AO DSC had been reappointed as the Repatriation Commissioner for a period of two years.

Media release - Repatriation Commissioner reappointed

Monday, 29 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today honoured Australia’s contribution to global peacekeeping efforts on the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers.

Media release - Honouring Peacekeepers

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Mr Tehan said Reconciliation Week 2017, which starts today, was an opportunity to reflect on the contribution Indigenous men and women have made to Australia’s military history.

Media release - Honouring Indigenous veterans during Reconciliation Week

Friday, 26 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today congratulated the 37 students from across Australia who will receive financial support towards their post-secondary education as recipients of a Long Tan Bursary.

Media release - Long Tan Bursary recipients announced

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan is calling for nominations from Australian veterans who served in the Battles of Milne Bay, and Kokoda and the Beachheads to attend the commemorations for the 75th anniversaries of the battles.

Media release - Honouring the veterans of Milne Bay and Kokoda and the Beachheads

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said the Government had provided more money for mental health services and improving claims processing times after listening to the New South Wales veteran community.

Media release - Addressing the RSL NSW Annual State Congress

Saturday, 20 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said current and former members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) living in Tasmania would benefit from the Government’s additional investment in mental health services.

Media release - Minister addresses RSL Tasmania Annual State Congress

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said the $166.6 million provided in this year’s Budget to implement the first stage of modernising the Department of Veterans’ Affairs’ (DVA) processes and IT system would improve client satisfaction with DVA as results of the 2016 Client Satisfaction Survey were released today.

Media release - 2016 Client Satisfaction Survey results support client centric reform

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

The Government will expand the range of mental health conditions current and former Australian Defence Force (ADF) members can seek treatment for on a non-liability basis as part of the 2017–18 Budget.

Media release - Mental health support for veterans and their families, and medical coverage for veterans of nuclear testing

Monday, 8 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said Australians would reflect on the 72nd anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, which marked the end of the Second World War hostilities in Europe.

Media release - Victory in Europe remembered 72 years on

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said veterans could now claim up to $1,000 reimbursement for medical expenses when they have applied to the Veterans’ Review Board (VRB) or the Specialist Medical Review Council (SMRC) review process.

Media release - Increased reimbursement for medical expenses

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced $4.25 million for a grants program to support younger veterans.

Media release - Supporting Younger Veterans Grants

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said Australians would remember the service and sacrifice of all those who fought in the Battle of the Coral Sea on its 75th anniversary today.

Media release - 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea

Monday, 1 May 2017

On May 4 we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea, which has been called, “the battle that saved Australia”.

Letter to the EditorLetter to the Editor

Monday, 1 May 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affair Dan Tehan today announced more than $150,000 would be provided to community projects around the country that commemorate Australia’s wartime heritage.

Media release - Saluting Their Service commemorative grants announced

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs today paid tribute to the Australians who fought and died at the Battle of Bullecourt as he attended a commemoration service to mark the 100th anniversary of the battle.

Media release - The Centenary of the Battle of Bullecourt

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Australians have honoured the sacrifice of our service men and women at hundreds of Anzac Day ceremonies today throughout the country and around the world.

Media release - Australians commemorate Anzac Day

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said on Anzac Day Australians would stop, pause and reflect on the service and sacrifice of those who have defended our nation and our values.

Media release - Anzac Day 2017

Monday, 24 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today encouraged Australians to pause and reflect on the service and sacrifice of those who fought in one of the decisive battles of the Korean War.

Media release - Remembering the Battle of Kapyong

Monday, 24 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today inaugurated the Australian Poppy Garden in Zonnebeke, Belgium, as part of the Passchendaele Memorial Garden project.

Media release - The Australian Poppy Garden opens in Passchendaele

Monday, 24 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today officially re-opened the extensively refurbished Franco-Australian Museum at Villers-Bretonneux in France, in company with the local Mayor, Mr Patrick Simon.

Media release - Franco-Australian Museum re-opens in Villers-Bretonneux

Monday, 24 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said the Government was helping amputee veterans play sport and lead a more active life.

Media release Enhanced program helps veterans get back to sport

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Anzac Day can be a deeply emotional time for Australia’s veterans and their families and some may find this time of year difficult.

As you cover stories and run programs about Australia’s military history, and its impact on Australians who have served in the Australian Defence Force (ADF), the Department of Veterans’ Affairs requests you include, where appropriate, contact details for specialised counselling services and online resources for veterans.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has today called for greater understanding of the service and sacrifice of Australia’s female veterans.

Media release - Recognising female veterans

Friday, 14 April 2017

The time taken to process certain claims for veterans has fallen dramatically thanks to the Government’s investment in updating claims processing systems, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan announced today.

Media release - Modernising rehabilitation and compensation systems delivers benefits to veterans

Thursday, 6 April 2017

The Australian Government has received information to suggest terrorists may seek to target Anzac Day commemorations on the Gallipoli Peninsula. Turkish authorities are aware of this information and traditionally provide a high level of protective security around Anzac Day commemorations on the peninsula.

Media release - Threat to Anzac Day commemorations in Turkey

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) has broadened the use of statutory declarations as evidence in compensation claims for incidence of sexual and or physical abuse.

Media release - Changes to assessing claims of sexual abuse in the ADF

Friday, 31 March 2017

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has said business leaders on the Industry Advisory Committee on Veterans’ Employment had an important job developing strategies that would help veterans find meaningful employment as the committee met for the first time in Sydney today.

Media release - First meeting of Industry Advisory Committee on Veterans’ Employment

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