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Assistance is also available to have a visitor if you are seriously ill or injured in Australia.

When someone can visit you

Visitors can’t travel to operational areas.

What happens after you're hospitalised

Contact Defence Member and Family Support (DMFS) on 1800 624 608 for help or advice.

Who may visit you

What costs are covered

Your visitor must keep their receipts to claim any expenses.

Length of visit

If your visitor extends their visit, the cost of their return journey is still covered, even if your visitor returns outside the 7-day period.

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