Inquiry into the Department of Defence Annual Report 2019-20

November 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76092-340-2

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Members of the JSCFADT

Members - Defence Sub-Committee

Committee Secretariat

List of abbreviations

Terms of Reference

List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  The Defence Annual Report
  Conduct of the

2. Space-based intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance

  Space-based capabilities
  Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance
  Committee comment

3. Cyber warfare

  Cyber training
  Cyber workforce
  Committee Comment

4. Defence estate in the north and north-west

  Air bases
  Fuel logistics and storage
  Committee Comment

5. Defence workforce

  ADF strength
  Family support
  Contractors, consultants and outsourced service providers
  Committee Comment

6. Other matters

  Fuel Storage and logistics
  Science, Technology and Research
  Committee Comment

A. Submissions

B. Hearings

  Friday, 25 June 2021 – Canberra
  Friday, 6 August 2021 – Canberra
  Tuesday, 10 August 2021 – Canberra
  Tuesday, 24 August 2021 – Canberra
  Friday, 3 September 2021 – Canberra

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