Values and behaviours


Defence has a unified set of values that apply to decision making and actions across all Groups and Services.

Our behaviours

The Defence values are underpinned by these personnel behaviours.

  • Act with purpose for Defence and the nation.
  • Be adaptable, innovative and agile.
  • Collaborate and be team-focused.
  • Be accountable and trustworthy.
  • Reflect, learn and improve.
  • Be inclusive and value others.