Department of Veterans' Affairs

The Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) mission is to serve Australia's veterans, their war widowers and dependents through programs of care, compensation and Commemoration.

DVA provides administrative support to the Repatriation Commission in discharging its responsibilities to veterans and other entitled persons.

The Department is divided into program areas which include:

  • Compensation
  • Health Care and Services
  • War Graves
  • Corporate Service

Read more on the Department of Veterans' Affairs website.


The Department of Veterans' Affairs actively seeks feedback at all levels.

Provide feedback:

  • by calling 133 254
  • by emailing
  • in writing to Department of Veterans' Affairs, GPO Box 9998, In your capital city

Page last updated: 9 February 2016

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