Engaging with the Royal Commission


Submissions to the Royal Commission have closed. To engage with the Royal Commission and for further information, visit the Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide website.

Information requests

To request information about Defence personnel required by the Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide, use the Personal information request.


Support is available to assist those engaging with the Royal Commission.

  • The Defence and Veterans Legal Service is a free and confidential legal service independent from the Royal Commission, Defence and Department of Veterans' Affairs.
  • Counselling support is available before, during and after participation in a hearing or private session.
  • A legal financial assistance scheme is available to those called as witnesses to the Royal Commission.