6. Criteria for counselling and treatment for mental illness and post-traumatic stress disorder

(1) A military veteran or his or her dependant qualifies for dedicated counselling and treatment for serious mental illness or post-traumatic stress disorder if the mental illness or post-traumatic stress disorder was caused by his or her participation in military activities or is associated with his or her participation therein. (2) The dedicated counselling and …

5. Payment of compensation

(1) Subject to regulation 19, the amount of compensation determined in terms of regulation 4(1) must be paid in accordance with subregulation (2) within three months after it has been approved in terms of regulation 4(2). (2) The payment of compensation must be made to the military veteran or, in the event that the military …

10. Facilitation of business opportunities

(1) The Minister must establish a business vehicle through which business opportunities can be pursued by the State on behalf of all military veterans. (2) All existing and potential military veterans’ business entities that are partially or wholly owned by military veterans and that are benefiting military veterans qualify for facilitation of business opportunities. (3) …

Requirements to qualify for benefits

(1) A military veteran qualifies for one or more benefits provided for in the Act and these regulations if he or she: (a) meets the criteria prescribed in these regulations for the benefit applied for; and (b) is listed in the national military veterans data base. (2) Despite subregulation (1), a military veteran who has …

Compensation for injury, trauma and disease

A military veteran who sustained disabling injuries or severe psychological and neuro-psychiatric trauma or who suffers from a terminal disease resulting from participation in military activities, may apply for a lump sum payment as compensation if: the disabling injury; the severe psychological and neuro-psychiatric trauma; or the terminal disease, resulted from the military veteran’s participation …