2014-15 Budget
Estimate $12.6b

  • xAcquisition $6.3b
  • xSustainment $6.2b
  • xProvision of Policy Advice and Management Services Budget $0.1b
Pie chart showing the proportion of budget allocated to Acquisition, Provision and Sustainment

Our projects

  • Cost 95%

  • on average, DMO projects are delivered 5% under budget

  • Capability 96%

  • of Materiel Capability Performance measures are being met in 29 of DMO's largest, most complex projects reported in the 2012-13 Major Projects Report.

  • Schedule 30%

  • average slippage for projects approved following DMO Prescription on 1 July 2005, versus average slippage of over 50% for their pre-Prescription predecessors.

Showing Australian capabilities to the world

The Defence Materiel Organisation is currently considering leading Team Defence Australia (TDA) trade missions to nine major international trade exhibitions through the remainder of 2014 and 2015. The events span key defence-related industry sectors and offer an opportunity to demonstrate Australian capabilities in key international markets.

Companies interested in participating in a TDA trade mission are advised that a new two-step application process is now in place.

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LAND 400 Driving Industry Opportunities

The Land 400 industry program has been established to assist Australian industry suppliers to showcase their niche capabilities to the international OEMs that are expected to lead bids for the Land 400 program. The program intends to help Australian defence industry companies access opportunities in the global supply chains of the potential Land 400 prime contractor bidders and their major suppliers.

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