Defence Force Benefits Program

Give active and retired Australian & New New Zealand Defence Force personnel extra benefits on all Princess' cruises.

Defence Force Benefits Program

Defence Force Benefit for Veterans & Active/Retired Personnel

To thank the brave men and women of the Australian, New Zealand, Canadian and United Kingdom Defence Forces for their service, Princess Cruises® offers up to $250 free onboard spending money* for veterans as well as active, retired or disabled military personnel. This special military benefit is eligible on any cruise, any time of the year and can be used to purchase a wide variety of amenities and experiences including Lotus Spa® treatments; dining in our specialty restaurants; gifts, jewellery and clothing in our onboard boutiques; and Princess Cruises shore excursions.


Military Benefits: Up to $250 Free Onboard Spending Money*


Cruise LengthAmount
14 nights or longer$250 per person
7-13 nights$100 per person
6 nights or less$50 per person

Military Benefit Application

To request this benefit, please submit a copy of the required proof of eligibility and/or documentation such as military superannuation/pension statement or certificate of service to the email address below. Please note your client may be asked to produce proof of Defence identification. You can submit via email or mail:
or via Mail:
Princess Cruises Booking Support Dept
PO BOX 2006
North Sydney, NSW 2059

This special benefit is available to your clients on any cruise and is combinable with other deals.

Applications to receive this benefit must be made no later than 14 days to cruise departure date. Requests will be handled within 7 days. Once your client’s request has been processed, an updated Booking Confirmation will be forwarded to you or your client. Onboard spending money can be applied before or after you have booked your cruise.
*Employees, travel agents cruising at travel agent rates, tour conductors or anyone cruising on a reduced rate or complimentary basis are excluded.

Terms & Conditions
This offer is available to a maximum of two defence personnel per cabin. Offer is valid for eligible active defence personnel and ex-serving personnel in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and United Kingdom only. This offer is not transferable.
This offer cannot be used for casino credits/charges and gratuities. Offer excludes all concessionary Staff and Travel Agent travel (including family and friends specials) and Breakaway/Interline fares. This offer is combinable with most cruise fares. Some restrictions apply. Applications to receive this benefit must be made no later than 14 days to cruise departure date.

For any questions regarding this offer contact: 13 24 88 from Australia or 0800 780 717 from New Zealand