Under the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986 (VEA), veterans and war widows/widowers who travel for approved medical treatment may be eligible for reimbursement of certain expenses incurred.
Reimbursement may also be made for travel in connection with a claim for a disability pension or service pension.
Assistance can include reimbursement of travel expenses, accommodation allowance, meals allowance and authorised attendants expenses.
Refer to the following fact sheets for more information:
- HSV02 Entitlements
- HSV03 Transport Modes
- HSV120 Ambulance Service
- HIP80 Health Providers - Veterans' Transport Information
- MRC10 Motor Vehicle Compensation Scheme