Review of the Defence Annual Report 2015-16

December 2017

© Commonwealth of Australia 2017
ISBN: 978-1-74366-720-0

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  Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
  Defence Sub Committee

Terms of Reference

List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  Annual Report Review objectives and scope
  Review Focus areas
  Conduct of the Review

2. Operations

  Middle East Area of Operations
  Operation Fiji Assist
  Operation Sovereign Borders
  Operational challenges and lessons learnt
  Committee comment

3. Implementation of strategic programs

  First Principles Review
  Coordination and de-confliction
  Committee Comment

4. Capability Streams and Integrated Investment

  Capability Streams
  Integrated investment
  Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Electronic Warfare, Space and Cyber
  Maritime Surface and Sub-Surface Warfare
  Committee Comment
  Land Combat and Amphibious Warfare
  Committee Comment
  Air and Sea Lift
  Committee Comment
  Key Enablers

5. Other Matters

  Review of Reported Department of Defence Performance
  Committee Comment
  New Methodology to Review the Department of Defence Annual Report

Enclosure 1

Enclosure 2

A. Reported Partial Achievement

B. Submissions and Exhibits


C. Answers to questions on notice

D. Witnesses

  Canberra, 17 February 2017

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2313