Defence Honours and Awards Appeals Tribunal

The Defence Honours and Awards Appeals Tribunal is an independent statutory body established under the Defence Act to consider Defence honours and awards matters. 

Individuals are available to apply to the Tribunal for an independent review of a decision of the Department of Defence regarding eligibility for a Defence honour, defence award or a foreign award. 

The Government is also able to refer general eligibility issues to the Tribunal for inquiry and recommendation.

UPCOMING PUBLIC HEARINGS

DATE
MATTER
HEARING LOCATION
14 August 2020
Martin and the Department of Defence - Australian Defence Medal
Canberra, 10.30 a.m.
15 September 2020
Edgerton and the Department of Defence - Australian Defence Medal
Canberra, 2.00 p.m.