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Ministerial Portfolio

Veterans' Affairs

Minister:
Minister of Veterans' Affairs
Current Minister:
Hon David Bennett
Department: 

Veterans’ Affairs New Zealand, which is a unit within the New Zealand Defence Force, provides the administrative support for this portfolio.

The Ministry of Social Development provides some service delivery for this portfolio.

Crown entities: 

None

PFA schedule organisations: 

None

Other organisations: 

War Pensions Advisory Board

Vote: 

Vote Veterans’ Affairs – Defence Force (administered by the New Zealand Defence Force)
Vote Veterans’ Affairs – Social Development (administered by the Ministry of Social Development)

Legislation: 

Patriotic and Canteen Funds Act 1947
Veterans’ Support Act 2014

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