How to apply for a Veteran ID Card
A Veteran ID Card (VIC) is a form of photo ID you can use to get discounts offered to Veterans at many restaurants, hotels, stores and other businesses.
Please note: Retail vendors volunteer to take part in this discount program. If a business decides to provide discounts to Veterans, it doesn't mean we're recommending or favoring that business.
Am I eligible for a Veteran ID Card?
You may be eligible if you meet of both of the requirements listed below:
Both of these must be true. You:
You'll need to provide a copy of your discharge papers when you apply for a VIC to prove your character of discharge.
How do I apply for a Veteran ID Card?
You can apply online by going to www.va.gov and following the instructions.
When you apply, be sure to have these on hand:
What happens after I apply for a Veteran ID Card?
Once you've submitted your VIC application, they will verify your eligibility and send you an email letting you know the status of your application.
How do I check the status of my application after I've applied?
You can sign in to your online Access VA account to check the status of your VIC application.
What if I have questions or need help with my application?
If you have questions or need help, please send us an email at:
firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Veterans Service Office at: (413) 583-5600 x1291
To request a new card, please send us an email.
If you have any questions or need help, please send us an email.
Email us at email@example.com