Veterans' Affairs

About Veterans' Affairs

Veterans' Affairs is a unit of the New Zealand Defence Force. The Chief of Defence, through Veterans' Affairs, is responsible to the Minister for Veterans to deliver the support, services and entitlements mandated by the Veterans' Support Act 2014.


Ensuring veterans receive the recognition, support, services and entitlements available to them so they lead a healthy and productive life.


To support and recognise those who have served our country, celebrate their service, commemorate service and honour sacrifice.

Veterans' Affairs website

Veterans' Affairs NZ



This page was last reviewed on 19 August 2019.