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If your family are in Australia, they can claim healthcare through Medicare, your private health insurance, or the ADF Family Health Program.


Who can get help

Your dependants must have a pre-departure certificate of fitness for their healthcare expenses to be covered.

When the benefit starts and stops

Medical costs

Your dependants are responsible for managing their own healthcare, including arranging appointments and referrals.

Travel for healthcare

If you live in a hardship location, Assisted Leave Travel can help you get healthcare.

How to claim


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