2016-17 Budget
Estimate $13.6b

  • xAcquisition $7.2b
  • xSustainment $5.7b
  • xProvision of Policy Advice and Management Services Budget $0.7b
Pie chart showing the proportion of budget allocated to Acquisition, Provision and Sustainment

Our projects

  • Cost 95%

    on average, our projects are delivered 5% under budget

  • Capability 96%

    of Materiel Capability Performance measures are being met in 29 of our largest, most complex projects.

  • Schedule 30%

    average slippage for projects approved since 1 July 2005, versus over 50% for their predecessors.

Defence seeking Gate Reviewers

The Department of Defence is seeking Senior Executives to join its Gate Review Boards.

Gate Reviews are an assurance process intended to improve project outcomes and ensure that Defence is able to provide high quality and reliable advice to Government regarding the health and outlook of Major Capital Acquisition Projects and Sustainment Products.

Read More about Gate Reviews

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