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Veterans' Affairs New Zealand

Who We Are

Veterans' Affairs New Zealand is an operational unit within the New Zealand Defence Force. Veterans' Affairs New Zealand is headed by a General Manager, who is also the Secretary for War Pensions, a statutory position responsible for the administration of the War Pensions Act 1954.

Our Mission

Veterans' Affairs New Zealand exists to meet government's obligation to veterans through the provision of policy advice to the government and service delivery to the veteran community.

Our Vision

To provide a professional service that recognizes the diversity of the veteran community.


Visit the Veterans' Affairs website with any queries regarding the services and support offered by Veterans' Affairs New Zealand.


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