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Apply for a Veteran's Pin and Certificate of Appreciation

This online application should only take a few minutes to complete.

Type of application

Is this the first time you have applied for a Veteran's Pin and Certificate of Appreciation, or are you applying for a replacement pin?

Your personal details

We need these details to confirm your service and issue your certificate.

Your contact details

We need your contact details so we can get in touch if we have any questions about your application.

Where should we send your pin and certificate?

Your service history

We need some details about your service history so that we can confirm you are eligible for the Veteran's Pin and Certificate of Appreciation.

Who have you served with?

We need to know a little more about your service

You're most likely not eligible

You've told us you have served either with New Zealand's Armed Forces or Police, but have not served overseas.

Based on this information, you are not eligible to get the Veteran's Pin and Certificate of Appreciation. The exception to this is if you served in New Zealand during the Second World War.

If you think this is a mistake, or would like to learn more, please get in touch with us.

Contact us

You may still apply, but please note that your application will most likely be unsuccessful.