News and Events

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9 December 2020
The VRB Annual Report is now available.

Read more about VRB Annual Report 2019-20

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23 September 2020
Veterans and current serving members can now resolve their applications online using the VRB’s Online Dispute Resolution Service

Read more about ODR now available

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25 August 2020
This case involved a veteran who was over 65 years, who applied for an increase in pension on the basis of a number of war caused conditions

Read more about New Federal Court Case

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24 August 2020
Read about several new AAT cases.

Read more about New AAT cases – July 2020

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24 August 2020
These forums provide an opportunity for information exchange and discussion about developments at the VRB.

Read more about Online Advocates' Forums

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27 July 2020
In line with recent social-distancing measures, the VRB has introduced online hearings.

Read more about Online hearings

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14 July 2020
In an effort to implement social distancing measures in response to the COVID19 situation, the VRB has moved to conduct hearings online or by phone.

Read more about Coronavirus (COVID19)

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14 July 2020
The VRB’s award winning Alternative Dispute Resolution program and the results it is achieving for veterans and their families was the subject of an addres

Read more about Principal Member's address to Legacy Australia

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14 July 2020
Read a summary of recent notable cases from the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT).

Read more about New AAT cases

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13 July 2020
Recently, the Principal Member provided an address to the Australian Institute of Administrative Law

Read more about Principal Member's address to AIAL

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13 July 2020
The Federal Court recently handed down two new cases in the veterans’ jurisdiction

Read more about New Federal Court Cases