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The NGVFA is a membership organisation, In order to access the full range of services you must first become a member.

Who can join as a full member?

Those affected by Gulf War 1 1990-91, Gulf War 2 (Iraq) 2003-09, Afghanistan 2001-14, and all future desert conflicts.

Those affected who are supported by the NGVFA include:

Full membership is £15.00 per year for all veterans.. Individual membership would also include your immediate family - partners, children, parents and siblings.

Who can join as an associate member?

Anybody who doesn’t fit the above criteria can join as an associate member, but access is restricted to certain services.

Associate membership is £5 per year for UK residents, or £10 for overseas.

NGVFA Services

The NGVFA have produced a booklet giving an overview of the charity, some of the services offered, and problems that may be experienced. To download a copy click here: NGVFA Booklet - Charity overview

We have also produced a specific NGVFA Booklet on Gulf War Syndrome - to download a copy click here: NGVFA Booklet - "A guide to Gulf War Syndrome"

To view all the services offered see NGVFA services.

How do I join?

Use one of the following methods below to become a member of the NGVFA:

Option 1
  • Step 1: Download the full membership pack or associate membership pack
  • Step 2: Print a copy
  • Step 3: Complete the forms with all your relevant information
  • Step 4: Return the forms by post along with either a cheque, postal order or standing order confirmation form for £15 to:
    NGVFA, Building D, Office 1, Chamberlain Business Centre,
    Chamberlain Road, Hull, HU8 8HL
NOTE: If you are a family member or widow/widower please contact us by phone, email or letter to obtain a different membership form.

Option 2
  • Step 1: Contact the NGVFA offices on 0845 257 4853 between the hours of 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
NOTE: If you are calling out of office hours please leave an answer machine message with your name and contact details and a member of staff will get back to you as soon as possible.

Option 3

NOTE: Please include your full address in the enquiry details if you wish to receive your pack in the post.

How we collect, manage, store and use your personal information

We collect your personal information when you apply for our products and services or carry out transactions with us. The necessity of this information is collected for the provision and administration of the products and services you are seeking and for legal purposes.

We also collect and use your personal information where necessary to improve our products and services, our business processes and to communicate with you.

For the provision of some of our services we need to collect sensitive information such as information about your health or service details to enable us to ensure you receive the correct and relevant advice and support. This information also provides us with our statistical and analytical data that helps us with our funding requests.

We will always keep your data safe and secure and where we share your data with other businesses/organisations to fulfil the purposes above we make sure they follow our instructions and keep your data secure. We will never sell your data and we will not send you communications about unrelated services without your consent.

Find our more

Our full Privacy Policy holds much more information about how we collect, use and share your personal information. There is also information about the rights you have over your personal data and how to contact us if you have any concerns. Please go to our Privacy Policy or write to: NGVFA, Building D, Office 1, Chamberlain Business Centre, Chamberlain Road, Hull, HU8 8HL.

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