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Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
This instrument specifies the area of operations in which the determination 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 12 Jul 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 26 Mar 2019
Repealed by Veterans’ Entitlements (Non-warlike Service) Determination 2019


CDF (S)/OUT/2006/197


Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986


 Determination of Non-warlike Service

Operation ASTUTE


I, Bruce Billson, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, for the Minister for Defence:

a.                      determine that:

(i).          service rendered as a member of the Australian Defence Force assigned for service on Operation ASTUTE on or after 12 May 2006 in the specified area, is non-warlike service for the purposes of the definition of “non-warlike service” in subsection 5C(1) of the Act, and

(ii).         the specified area comprises East Timor and its territorial waters and superjacent airspace.

b.                      This Determination is taken to have commenced on 12 May 2006.



Dated   1 June  2006                                                              







             Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

              for the Minister for Defence