Prime Minister and Cabinet
The Defence Force Remuneration Tribunal was created to determine the pay and allowances of members of the Australian Defence Force, considering the special nature of Defence Force service. The tribunal's functions, as set out in section 58H of the Defence Act 1903, are to: - inquire into and determine the salaries and relevant allowances to be paid to members of the Australian Defence Force and - inquire into and make determinations on prescribed matters that have been referred to the tribunal.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Defence Legislation Amendment Act 1984

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization


  • Creation Date

    25 October 1984

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Member Rear Admiral (Retired) James Goldrick AO, CSC 12 November 2015 12 November 2020
Member Mr. Adrian Morris 12 May 2016 12 May 2021
President Ms. Ingrid Asbury 14 April 2016 14 April 2021
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