How to apply
If you have a health condition related to your service, make a claim with a different form.
Before you apply for VIP, check your eligibility for support through the public health system, Work and Income, or ACC.
Te Whatu Ora(external link)
Work and Income NZ(external link)
If you need help working with ACC
The Navigation Service was set up to give the public free, independent advice or guidance if they find the ACC system difficult to navigate.
ACC navigation services(external link)
To apply for VIP services
Veterans' Independence Programme application form [PDF, 513 KB]
- Download and either print or digitally complete the form
- Save, scan, or take photos of the completed form and any supporting information
- Send us the form:
If you have any questions, you can contact us.
If you need help completing this application
You can ask someone you trust to help you complete this form. This might be whānau or family, or someone from your local RSA.
If you’re unable to complete and sign this form due to physical or mental incapacity, it must be signed by a person with authority to act on your behalf. Evidence of this authority must be provided with the application.