Invalidity

Please read our Invalidity benefits quick guide [PDF 778 KB].

If you are discharged from the Australian Defence Force as medically unfit for further service, you may be eligible to an invalidity benefit from DFRDB.

Invalidity benefits are designed to help meet your income needs in retirement or resettlement into the civilian workforce. Compensation and repatriation benefits may also be paid to you by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

In this section learn about your: