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This order calls out the Australian Defence Force Reserves for the purpose of providing civil aid, humanitarian assistance, medical or civil emergency or disaster relief.
Administered by: Defence
Registered 28 Nov 2019

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Defence Act 1903

 

Order to Call Out the Australian Defence Force Reserves

 

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and under subsection 28(1) of the Defence Act 1903 call out some of the Australian Defence Force Reserves, specified in Schedule 1, for continuous full‑time service, as specified by the Chief of Defence Force, to provide civil aid, humanitarian assistance, medical or civil emergency or disaster relief , from the date of this Order, for a period of ten days unless revoked earlier.

 

 

Signed and sealed with the

Great Seal of Australia on

 

28 November 2019

                                                                                                  

 

 

 

 

 

Signed

 

David Hurley

Governor-General

 

By His Excellency’s Command

 

 

 

 

 

Signed

 

 

 

Linda Reynolds

Minister for Defence

 

 


 

 

Schedule 1 to

 

  Order to Call Out the Australian Defence Force Reserves

 

The following members of the Reserves are called out for continuous full time service:

a)                  Army Reserve members from Forces Command;

b)                  Air Force Reserve members from Combat Support Group; and

c)                  Navy Reserve members from Fleet Command.