Special items

M is for Mates

M is for Mates shortlisted for Children’s Literature Awards

Annual reports

Including an overview, the Year in review, and major achievements.

Clarke review

The Government has made a commitment to further consider the recommendations of the Clarke Review that were not acted upon by the previous Government.  The Clarke Review examined perceived anomalies in access to veterans’ entitlements and the level of benefits and support for recipients of Veterans’ Affairs disability pensions. 

Departmental Budget

This page provides an index to all Department of Veterans' Affairs Budget documents provided online on this website

Dunt suicide study

Independent Study into Suicide in the Ex-service Community

F-111 deseal/reseal

In 2009 a Parliamentary Inquiry examined the health and compensation issues surrounding F-111 deseal/reseal workers and their families, and other F-111 fuel tank maintenance workers, with particular reference to the unique fuselage repair work undertaken and the health risks involved. 

Military Superannuation Review

The public consultation period for submissions on The Report of the Review into Military Superannuation Arrangements closed on 31 March 2008.  The Government is now considering its position on the Review recommendations.

Saluting Their Service

Saluting their service honours the contribution of Australia's servicemen and women in wars, conflicts and peace operations.

Service charter

To support those who serve or have served in defence of our nation and commemorate their service and sacrifice.


Vetaffairs is published by the Department of Veterans' Affairs as a free newspaper for Australia's veteran and defence force community.

Vietnam veterans family study

DVA needs Vietnam veterans, Army personnel who served between 1962 to 1975 and their families to take part in a study with the aim of identifying factors that make families resilient.

VVCS - Veterans and veterans families counselling service

A service founded by Vietnam veterans

The V V C S – Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service provides counselling and group programs to Australian veterans and peacekeepers and their families. It is a specialised, free and confidential Australia-wide service.