Recognised around the world for our innovative and superior defence industry capabilities – and with proven expertise in delivering complex defence projects both locally and internationally – Victoria is well placed to meet the needs of this rapidly evolving sector.
Our strength in research and development is supported by a world-class tertiary education sector, and leading defence science institutions, who – in collaboration with over 300 Victorian businesses – play a critical role in the development and sustainment of Australia's defence capacity.
With the transformation of technology, Victoria's highly skilled and specialised defence workforce have been major players in transitioning Australia's defence sector – placing us in a strong position to meet the global demands for advanced technologies across land, maritime, weapons and munitions, aerospace, electronic and ICT/cyber defence domains.
Find out more about Victoria's excellence in defence by visiting the new Defence Victoria website.
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Discover how your business can import from Victoria
- Our network of Victorian Government Business Offices (VGBOs) are located around the globe and provide tailored market intelligence, insights and guidance for your import business and investment in Victoria. VGBOs can also connect you with Victorian exporters and industry partners.
- The Victorian Defence Alliances is a partnership between the Victorian Government and the Australian Industry & Defence Network – Victoria. The Alliances are made up of companies actively seeking to supply products and services to the national and international defence industry market.