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Abbreviations and acronyms


AATA - Administrative Appeals Tribunal

ADF - Australian Defence Force

ADFDAT - Defence Force Discipline Appeal Tribunal

ANAO - Australian National Audit Office

ANZAC - Australia and New Zealand Army Corps

ANZUS Treaty - The Australia, New Zealand and United States Security Treaty

APS - Australian Public Service

ASEAN - Association of Southeast Asian Nations

CASG - Capability, Acquisition and Sustainment Group

DIIS - Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

EL - Executive Level

FCA - Federal Court of Australia

FCAFC - Federal Court of Australia Full Court

GST - Goods and Services Tax

HMAS - Her Majesty’s Australian Ship

HMA Ships - Her Majesty’s Australian Ships

MP - Member of Parliament

PAES - Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements

PBS - Portfolio Budget Statements

PFAS - Per- and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances

PGPA Act - Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

PGPA Rule - Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014

RVS - Royal Vanuatu Ship

SES - Senior Executive Service

UAS - Unmanned Aerial System

USS - United States Ship