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Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
This Determination specifies the area of operations in which the declaration of non-warlike service is to apply.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Registered 15 Dec 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Feb-2006
Tabled Senate07-Feb-2006
Date of repeal 26 Mar 2019
Repealed by Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service) Determination 2019


Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986


Determination of Non-warlike Service




I, De-Anne Kelly, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, for the Minister for Defence:


a.                       revoke the determination made under subsection 5C(1) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act) on 3 August 2004 in relation to Operation SPIRE; and

b.                       determine that:

(i)                      service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force assigned for service on Operation SPIRE on or after 20 May 2004 in the area of operations specified in subparagraph (ii) is non-warlike service for the purposes of the definition of “non-warlike service” in subsection 5C(1) of the Act; and

(ii)                    the area of operations comprises East Timor and the territorial sea of East Timor.





Dated                           8 th December                                                              2005






                                                                                    DE-ANNE KELLY

    Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

      for the Minister for Defence