Victorian Defence Alliances

Victorian Defence Alliances – developing, promoting and showcasing Victoria’s highly capable and innovative defence industry supply chain.

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The Role of Victorian Defence Alliances

WHAT

The Victorian Defence Alliances have been established through a partnership between the Australian Industry & Defence Network – Victoria and the State Government of Victoria. Membership of the Alliances is open to all Victorian companies seeking to supply products and services to the national and international defence industry market.

WHY

The Alliances bring focus, cohesion and unity to the actions and initiatives of companies with a shared and common purpose in specific domains of Victoria’s defence industry sector. They allow member companies to act together to deliver timely, cost effective, innovative and reliable solutions to meet Defence needs.

HOW

The Alliances support member companies through advocacy, networking, collaboration, mentoring and capability building to assist member companies to bid for work in national and international defence industry supply chains. Importantly, the Alliances provide effective arrangements for connecting Alliance members with industry primes and key Government stakeholders.

Meet the VDA Alliances

Click on the logos below to find out more about each Victorian Defence Alliance.

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VDA Aerospace

VDA - Aerospace

The VDA – Aerospace assists member companies to win work in the domestic and international defence and commercial aerospace industry supply chains. It promotes the capabilities of the sector and supports collaboration, partnering and teaming to build a highly capable aerospace supply chain submarine industry sector in Victoria. Click here for more >

VDA Digital

VDA - Digital

The VDA – Digital assists member companies to win work in the Defence digital domain and adjacent commercial markets. It promotes the defence digital capabilities of Victorian companies and advocates for business opportunities for local industry. For the Alliance the digital market space is defined as one that covers products, systems and services in: ICT infrastructure, software development and related activities; Modeling and simulation; Cyber security; Electronic warfare; Command and Control; Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems. Click here for more >

VDA Land Systems

VDA - Land Systems

The VDA-Land Systems assists member companies to win work in the domestic and international land systems market by achieving rapid, sustainable and long term growth in that sector. It promotes the capabilities of the sector and supports collaboration, partnering and teaming to build a highly capable land systems sector in Victoria. Click here for more >

VDA Maritime

VDA - Maritime

The VDA – Maritime assists member companies to win work in the domestic and international submarine industry supply chains. It promotes the capabilities of the sector and supports collaboration, partnering and teaming to build a highly capable maritime industry supply chain in Victoria. Click here for more >

VDA - Submarines

VDA - Submarines

The VDA – Submarines assists member companies to win work in the domestic and international submarine industry supply chains. It promotes the capabilities of the sector and supports collaboration, partnering and teaming to build a highly capable submarine industry sector in Victoria. Click here for more >

Search the Victorian Defence Industry Capability Directory

The VDA Industry Capability Directory includes information on each Alliance member company. This includes information for each company on Capabilities, Discriminators, Key Partners, Key Customers and Quality Approvals and Awards - presented in the industry standard Quad Chart format.

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