Australia

We support Australian Defence Force personnel and veterans, plus their families and supporters, to safely share their experiences with the Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide.

We are a free national service that is independent of the Royal Commission, the Department of Defence and the Department of Veterans' Affairs.

We:

- give information and legal advice about taking part in the Royal Commission

- support Australian Defence Force personnel and veterans, as well as their families, carers and supporters, and only give legal advice about individual matters

- will only share your information if you give consent

- can help you understand your legal rights and your options for sharing your experiences with the Royal Commission

- can connect you with other services, including free counselling

- have staff across Australia who deliver a trauma-informed, culturally safe and accessible service

- are funded by the Australian Government through National Legal Aid

- we have a range of resources to support you to safely share your experiences with the Royal Commission.

  • Legal Services
  • Legal Support

Details

Ph 1800331800
defenceveteranslegalservice.org.au/Home

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 9AM to 4.30 PM AEST

Services

  • Free Services
  • Accepts DVA pension card holder
  • Accepts Gold Card Holder (Australia)
  • Accepts TPI Gold Card Holder (Australia)
  • Accepts White Card Holder (Australia)

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