DVA campaigns

Advertising campaign informing former ADF members of changed guidelines for handling claims relating to abuse in the ADF.

DVA factsheets

DVA Factsheets provide information about DVA benefits and services.

DVA forms

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs has a range of forms that you can download, complete and return to us. Many of these forms can also be filled in on your computer then printed, signed and returned.

Freedom of information

This page explains how the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and Privacy Act 1988 apply to information which the Department of Veterans' Affairs holds about you and how you can access that information.


Information for people looking for employment with DVA.


This page provides links to the legislation which the Department of Veterans' Affairs administers.

Media Centre

View the media releases.

News & updates

News and updates on current issues relating to DVA and our clients.

Overview of DVA

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs provides support for a range of clients including veterans and their dependants, and Australian Defence Force personnel. We provide our clients with services including pensions and compensation, health care, rehabilitation, counselling services and more. In addition, our commemorations program promotes understanding of Australia’s wartime history.


View all the publications.

Social media terms of use

DVA uses a number of social media services to complement its traditional public outreach activities. The following Terms of Use apply to all social media services in use by DVA at any given time.

Statistics about the veteran population

The department regularly compiles a range of statistics that you can access from this page.

The Consolidated Library of Information and Knowledge (CLIK)

The Consolidated Library of Information and Knowledge (CLIK) is an information resource containing the Department's legislation, policy and reference material.