You are here

Rehabilitation and Compensation - Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 (MRCA)

The MRCA provides for a range of benefits, including payments for loss of income, payment of medical and rehabilitation costs and payment of lump sum compensation for permanent impairment suffered as a result of Australian Defence Force (ADF) service rendered on or after 1 July 2004.  It also provides compensation to dependants of current or former ADF members who die as a result of their service rendered on or after 1 July 2004.

Benefits are available to members and former members of the ADF including reservists, cadets and instructors of cadets.

Liability must be accepted before benefits may be considered.