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Australian Defence Force Academy


For general enquiries, enquries regarding ADFA events, or to contact individuals at the Academy, please contact the Defence Switchboard on 1300 333 362.


All questions regarding entry to the Australian Defence Force Academy should be directed to Defence Force Recruiting on 13 19 01.

To be selected for ADFA, you will need to submit two applications - one to join the Australian Defence Force, and one to attend the University of New South Wales.

The first step in the application process is to call 13 19 01 or visit or speak to your local Defence Force Recruiting Centre.


If you are considering a career in the Australian Defence Force through the Academy, we would like to invite you to visit our facilities and speak with current undergraduates and staff.

To arrange a visit to the Academy, please contact the Visits Liaison Officer on 02 626 89565 or email

Public Affairs

For media support, please contact the ADFA Communications Advisor via email For Defence media enquiries please contact the Defence Public Affairs Operation Centre on (02) 6127 1999 or email

Information about upcoming events at ADFA can also be found on our News and Events page.

Postal Address

Australian Defence Force Academy
Department of Defence
Canberra ACT 2600

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