Australian Military Forces Relief Trust Fund

Services to members

The Trust offers two types of loans up to $5,000 to members:

Relief Loan – is a loan where the circumstance is unexpected and compromising day to day living.

General Loans – are loans made available for any reasonable purpose and will attract a Fund Maintenance Contribution..

Hardship Grants

Hardship Grants of up to $2,500 are available for former Army members or dependants of members who are suffering financial hardship, that is, in a situation where someone does not have sufficient personal financial resources to be able to provide the basic living requirements; including accommodation, food, clothing and in certain circumstances transport and medical expenses.  Any application within or out of scope will be assessed on a case by case basis by the Secretary and Trustees.