Pensions and compensation

This section provides information about the range of pensions and compensation payments available through the Department of Veterans' Affairs. You can find information on:

  • pension types
  • pension rates
  • eligibility criteria
  • how to make a claim
  • how payments are made and
  • how you can apply for a review or an increase in payments

See information on changes from 1 January 2015 to the assessment of superannuation account-based pensions (also known as allocated pensions or transition to retirement pensions) for income support payment recipients.

See a complete set of Factsheets about pensions and compensation.