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1.5.2 Objective of DVA's Compensation Program

1.5.2.1The intention of DVA's Compensation Program is to provide compensation to eligible veterans and their dependents for the tangible effects of war or defence service.

1.5.2.2Eligible persons receive disability pensions, war widow's/widower's pensions, ancillary benefits and payments administered by the Military Compensation and Rehabilitation Service which are paid under the Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.