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We have provided useful links for both serving members and their families relating to a range of areas including Pay and Conditions, Superannuation, Retirement & Death Benefits.

Pay and Conditions

Are you are seeking information on Pay and Conditions within the Australian Defence Force (ADF) or the Australian Public Service (APS) within Defence? The Department of Defence Pay and Conditions website provides a range of information on ADF pay and conditions, allowances, the Defence Enterprise Collective Agreement (DECA), Defence Salary Rates, and a range of other information relating to pay and conditions that are important for you to be aware of.
Read more about Pay and Conditions.


Legacy is dedicated to caring for the families of deceased and incapacitated veterans. Today Legacy's caring and compassionate service assists over 100,000 widows and 1,900 children and dependants with a disability. Legacy is a voluntary organisation supported by veterans, servicemen and women, and volunteers drawn from all walks of life. Our support and services now extend to include the dependants of members of today's Australian Defence Force who lose their lives as a result of their military service.
Read more about Legacy.

Department of Veterans' Affairs

The Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) mission is to support those who serve or have served in the defence of our nation and commemorate their service and sacrifice.
Read more about the Department of Veterans' Affairs.

Army Relief Trust Fund

The Army Relief Trust Fund (ARTF) was established in 1947 to provide benefits for soldiers who have served in the Australian Army and their dependants.
Read more about the Army Relief Trust Fund.

Salary Packaging

Salary packaging (also known as salary sacrifice) is one of the key financial benefits available to Department of Defence personnel. Smartsalary is the official salary packaging and novated car leasing provider for the Department of Defence. Read more about Smartsalary.

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Last updated
7 December 2016
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