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2017-18 Defence Budget

Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS) provide detailed explanations and justifications of the proposed appropriations to Defence in Appropriation Bills (Nos 1 and 2).

Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements (PAES) outline additional funding requirements being sought by Defence and explain the variation between the Budget and Additional Estimates.

The Defence Annual Report is the Secretary's and Chief of the Defence Force's account to the Minister for Defence of the performance and achievements of the Department for the financial year.

Explanation and purpose of the PBS and the PAES.