Australian Federal Police

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible for benefits from DVA if you were a member of the AFP who has served in any of the following peacekeeping forces:

  • Cyprus from 14 May 1964 and currently ongoing for service in the United Nations Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)
  • Cambodia from 18 May 1992 for service in the United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC)
  • Mozambique from 27 March 1994 for service in the United Nations Operation in (UNOMOZ)
  • Haiti from 10 October 1994 for service in the Multi-National Force
  • East Timor from 11 June 1999 to 25 October 1999 for service in the United Nations Assistance Mission in East Timor (UNAMET) 
  • East Timor from 25 October 1999 to 19 May 2002 for service in the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor (UNTAET)
  • East Timor from 20 May 2002 and is currently ongoing for service in the United Nations Mission in Support of East Timor (UNMISET)
  • Solomon Islands commencing on 24 July 2003 and is currently ongoing for service in the Regional Assistance Mission Solomon Islands (RAMSI) 
  • Sudan from 1 January 2006 and is currently ongoing for service in the United Nations Mission in Sudan (UNMIS).

What am I eligible for?

You may be eligible for treatment and compensation of any injury or disease accepted as being caused by your peacekeeping service. You may also have access to the veterans’ vocational rehabilitation scheme.

Peacekeeping service does not give eligibility for qualifying service.

Where can I get more information?

See factsheets: