Veterans Review and Appeal Board

Our mandate is to provide Veterans, Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP members, and their families with timely, respectful hearings and fair, plain-language decisions.

Covid-19: Information about the Board for Veterans

Services and information


What's new with the Board, News Releases, and information for media.

What to expect

Information on hearings, service standards, and how we make decisions.

Apply to the Board

Begin the process of getting your claim heard at the Board.

Key information and FAQs

Important terms and documents, frequently asked questions, and quick facts.

Your statement of case

What is to be included in your statement of case and related resources.


Standards for external evidence and internal resource materials used by the Board.

Reaching a decision

Reference materials used and interpreted by the Board when rendering a decision.

Information for representatives

Forms, code of conduct, and key information for representatives presenting before the Board.

Welcome to the Veterans Review and Appeal Board new website!

We are pleased to launch this new accessible site serving Veterans, Canadian Armed Forces and Royal Canadian Mounted Police members, and your families.

Our new site offers: 

  • Optimized design for accessibility needs 
  • Intelligent screen scaling to work more efficiently with any device you are using 
  • Real time Twitter feed 
  • Intuitive navigation for touchscreen devices