Ex gratia payment
You may qualify for an ex gratia payment of NZD$40,000. You would need to be diagnosed by an appropriately qualified medical professional to have at least one of:
- soft tissue sarcoma
- Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
- Hodgkin's disease
- chronic lymphocytic leukaemia—including hairy-cell leukaemia and other chronic b-cell leukaemias.
Your spouse, partner or children may also be entitled to an ex gratia payment or other support.
Support for Viet Nam families
Annual medical assessment
You can get a free yearly check-up with your medical practitioner. You must be registered with us to get this.
Annual Medical Assessment
Funding from the Viet Nam Veterans & Families Trust
You may be able to get funding from the Viet Nam Veterans & Families Trust. This trust aims to help those most in need in the Viet Nam veteran community.
Funding from the Viet Nam Veterans & Families Trust(external link)