Department of Defence

The Defence mission is to defend Australia and its national interests. It is accountable to the Commonwealth Parliament, on behalf of the Australian people, for the efficiency and effectiveness with which it carries out the Government's defence policy.

Field NameField Value
FOI Documents Released
FOI Disclosure Log URL
http://www.defence.gov.au/FOI/Decisions/DisclosureLog.asp
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
68706814312
Annual Report(s)
http://www.defence.gov.au/annualreports/
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.defence.gov.au/dmo/id/cic_contracts/cic_contracts.cfm
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
The Defence mission is to defend Australia and its national interests. It is accountable to the Commonwealth Parliament, on behalf of the Australian people, for the efficiency and effectiveness with which it carries out the Government's defence policy.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
23389
FOI Bodies
Organisational units within this agency that are subject to FOI Act but are not autonomous
  1. Australian Defence Human Research Ethics Committee
  2. Defence Families of Australia
  3. Defence Reserves Support Council
  4. Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Authority
  5. Defence Materiel Organisation
  6. Military Superannuation and Benefits Board of Trustee No 1
  7. Australian Defence Force Academy Consultative Council
FOI Contact Email
FOI contact email if not foi@
FOI.Inquiries@defence.gov.au
Larger operational
Grants Awarded
Departmental and agency grants mandated by the Senate and Commonwealth grants guidelines
http://www.defence.gov.au/publications/web_based_reporting_20_may.xls
Has CC-BY
Has any page licenced Creative Commons - Attribution
  1. http://acmc.gov.au/copyright/
Has Facebook
  1. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Asia-Pacific-Civil-Military-Centre-of-Excellence/195826423783739
  2. http://www.facebook.com/AustralianAirForceCadets
  3. http://www.facebook.com/AustralianNavy
  4. http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=9147719110
  5. http://www.facebook.com/TheAustralianArmy
Has Flickr
  1. http://www.flickr.com/photos/CivMilCoE/
Has RSS
  1. http://airpower.airforce.gov.au/rss/news.ashx
  2. http://dspace.dsto.defence.gov.au/dspace/feed/rss_1.0/site
  3. http://dspace.dsto.defence.gov.au/dspace/feed/rss_2.0/site
  4. http://feeds.feedburner.com/Navy-Events?format=xml
  5. http://feeds.feedburner.com/Navy-News?format=xml
  6. http://feeds.feedburner.com/Navy-Podcasts
  7. http://feeds.feedburner.com/Navy-Vodcasts?format=xml
  8. http://feeds.feedburner.com/RoyalAustralianAirForce
  9. http://feeds.feedburner.com/RaafVideoDownloads
  10. http://feeds.feedburner.com/RAAFVideoPodcasts
Has Restrictive Licence
Has any page licenced under terms more restrictive than Crown Copyright
  1. http://www.defence.gov.au/footer/copyright.htm
Has Twitter
  1. @AirForceHQ
  2. @AusDefenceForce
  3. @Australian_Navy
  4. @AustralianArmy
  5. @civmilcoe
  6. @navytrident09
Has YouTube
  1. http://www.youtube.com/user/CivMilCoe
Information Publication Scheme
http://www.defence.gov.au/ips/
1/1/1970
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Department of Defence
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-DepartmentOfState
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Department of Defence
  2. Air Force Headquarters
  3. Army Headquarters
  4. Navy
  5. Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  6. DSTO
  7. DEFENCE
  8. Inspector-General of the Australian Defence Force
  9. IGADF
  10. Maritime Development Branch
  11. Office of the Secretary and Chief of the Defence Force
  12. Australian Defence Force
  13. Royal Australian Navy
  14. Australian Army
  15. Royal Australian Air Force
  16. Asia Pacific Civil-Military Centre of Excellence
  17. Australian Civil-Military Centre
  18. The Australian Army
  19. Australian Air Force Cadets
Political Positions
Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries
  1. Minister for Defence
  2. Minister for Defence Materiel
  3. Minister for Defence Science and Personnel
  4. Parliamentary Secretary for Defence
Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.defence.gov.au/SenateOrder/
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://dbpedia.org/resource/Department_of_Defence_%28Australia%29
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Short Name
Name shortened, usually to an acronym
Defence
Website
Website URL