The Victorian defence industry contributes substantially to Australia’s economy and national security. It is globally integrated into Australia’s security relationships and is a significant contributor to the Victorian economy.

The Minister for Industry Lily D'Ambrosio MP has commenced consultation with the defence industry and key stakeholders with a view to developing an updated defence strategy following consultation.

For further information please email defence@ecodev.vic.gov.au

The Defence Technologies Sector Strategy was released by Minister D'Ambrosio on 17 March 2016.