Summary of the Military Veterans Act

The 2011 Military Veterans Act was promulgated into law by the State President, J.G. Zuma in December 2011. According to the Act, a Military Veteran is: “A South African citizen who rendered military service to any of the military organisations, which where involved on all the sides of South Africa’s liberation war from 1960 to …

About the Department of Military Veterans

The initiative of establishing the Department of Military Veterans forms part of government’s commitment to support and recognise Military Veterans for their contribution to bring about the realisation of a peaceful, democratic and prosperous South Africa. Vision A dignified, unified, empowered and self-sufficient military veterans’ community. Mission To facilitate delivery and co-ordinate all activities that …