Victoria Cross Allowance
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What is the Victoria Cross Allowance
The allowance is an annual payment to veterans who have been awarded the Victoria Cross.Back to top
Who can get it
If you have been awarded the Victoria Cross you can receive the allowanceBack to top
How much you can receive
An annual payment of $4,614.00 paid in September each year.Back to top
How you claim
We will automatically pay you if you have been awarded the Victoria Cross.
If you have received the Victoria Cross and are not already receiving the allowance, please contact us.Back to top
- You do not need to be in receipt of a DVA payment or benefit to get the Victoria Cross Allowance.
- You do not have to get the Decoration Allowance to be eligible for the Victoria Cross Allowance.
- You do not need to repay any part of an annual lump sum if a veteran paid the allowance dies.
- The payment rate is updated annually.