Department of Veteran Affairs

Service Description

Provides support and information to veterans, their families and dependents. Support is also given to war widows and widowers, members of the Australian Federal Police, and Defence Force personnel. Services include pensions and compensation, health care, rehabilitation, counselling, assistance with returning to civilian life, grants, home care assistance, loans for housing and commemorative activities.

1800 555 254(General enquiries), 02 6289 1133 (Outside Australia)

02 9213 7858

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Tower B, 280 Elizabeth St
Surry Hills, NSW, 2010

Transport Options

Close to Central station, buses

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm


Referral System

Self-referral- Must have DVA approval number.

Service Fees


Languages (other than English)

Interpreter service available

Disability Access

Yes. Toilets, Lift

Organisational Information

Area Served


Parent Organisation

Australian Government

Postal Address

GPO Box 9998

Surry Hills



Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Other Contacts

Veterans counselling service 1800 011 046.

Last Updated: 28 February 2018