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, our projects are delivered 5% under budget

  • Capability 96%

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

  • Schedule 30%

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

Showing Australian capabilities to the world

Defence is currently considering leading Team Defence Australia (TDA) trade missions to 9 major international trade exhibitions through the remainder of 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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