The Directorate of Special Financial Claims (DSFC) is responsible for managing, on behalf of Defence, claims for Compensation for Detriment caused by Defective Administration (CDDA Scheme).
DSFC is also responsible for preparing submissions to the Department of Finance and Administration for Act of Grace payments and requests for waiver of overpayments.
Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Scheme
If you believe that you have suffered a detriment as a result of defective administration of the Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits (DFRDB) Scheme, particularly relating to information provided by scheme administrators and Defence officials about commutation of retirement pay, please complete the DFRDB CDDA Application Form and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have incurred costs for financial or tax advice following the reissue of your 2017/18 Summary Payment, you may wish to complete the Application Form - Scheme for Compensation for Detriment Caused by Defective Administration - Payment Summary and email it to email@example.com