Wednesday, 8 February 2012
Questions on Notice
Defence: Projects (Question No. 1343)
The Minister for Defence has provided the following answer to the honourable senator's question:
(1) The information you are seeking will require considerable research into historical Defence Capability Plans and project approval/management documents, and as such, is considered an unjustified diversion of resources from the Capability Development Group's core business.
Publicly available documents such as the Public Defence Capability Plan, Portfolio Budget Statements and the Defence Annual Report provide some detail on the information being sought.