Australian Government - Department of Defence - Department of Veteran's Affairs

Completing the form

To apply for a DHOAS Subsidy Certificate you use the Application for Subsidy Certificate form.

To ensure a prompt application process, you are requested to:

  • Provide all details requested in the application form.
  • Include your full service details, itemising every type of service you have completed from when you first started in the ADF through to the application date, including any breaks you have had. 
  • Ensure you attach your service records to your application.
  • If applying for DHOAS as an ‘incapacitated member’, a copy of your DM042 ('Medical Transition from the Defence Force  CSC Certificate of Capacity' form, previously known as 'Invalidity Retirement from the Defence Force Medical Information').