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Instruments of Allotment

The following is a complete list of instruments of allotment currently in force.  This table is a summary only and the information in it should not be used in place of that contained in the actual instruments to which it refers.  The locations given are a general description only. For the exact locations to which each instrument refers, see the relevant item number in Schedule 2 of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.  The timeframe given spans the dates covered by the items in the instrument, but each individual item may specify a different period within that timeframe.  Not all individuals or units are allotted for the whole timeframe covered by the instrument. 

For privacy reasons, the instruments are not available online.  Copies of all instruments are held by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and can be looked up by staff on request. 

For information on the application of instruments of allotment see allotted for duty.

Location

Schedule 2 Item

Members or Units Allotted

Period Covered

Date signed

Borneo: Sarawak, Sabah and Brunei

6

ADF seconded to Royal Malaysian Armed Forces

Australian Army Units

RAN Ships

08 Dec 1962-16 Aug 1964

13 Aug 2002 (amended 25 Oct 2010)

Borneo: Sarawak, Sabah and Brunei

6

36 Squadron RAAF - Individuals

08 Dec 1962-23 Dec 1962

06 May 2007

Borneo: Sarawak, Sabah and Brunei

6

36 Squadron RAAF

24 Dec 1962-16 Aug 1964

25 Oct 2010

Cambodia

12

Army Individuals

20 Oct 1991-15 Dec 1993

26 Aug 1994

Cambodia

12

RAAF Individuals

08 Nov 1991-07 Oct 1993

23 Jul 1994

Cambodia

12

Navy Individuals

12 Apr 1992-08 Oct 1993

30 Oct 1993

Cambodia

12

Operation Banner Force Extraction Team - Individuals

15 Aug 1993-07 Oct 1993

10 Oct 2000

Former Yugoslavia

13

RAAF Individuals

various dates

02 Jun 1997

Gulf

10

Australian Army - Individuals

01 Sep 1990-09 Jun 1991

14 Apr 1992

Gulf

10

RAAF - Individuals

11 Jan 1991-21 Mar 1991

05 May 1992

Gulf

10

RAAF - Individuals

10 Aug 1990-23 Apr 1991

22 Aug 1991

Gulf

10

RAN Ships and Clearance Diving Team 3

22 Aug 1990-09 Jun 1991

19 Jun 1991

Gulf

10

RAN - Individuals

02 Aug 1990-09 Jun 1991

19 Jun 1991

Gulf - Red Sea

15

HMAS Canberra on Operation Damask

13 Jan 1993-19 Jan 1993

03 Jul 2009

Korea

1

RAN Individual

17 Jul 1952-18 May 1953

12 Jan 2004

Korea

1

RAN Individuals

09 Nov 1954-29 Nov 1954

31 Dec 1997

Korea

1

RAN Individual

01 May 1954-13 Oct 1954

10 Mar 2009

Malayan Emergency 1950-1957

2

RAAF, RAN and Army Units

29 Jun 1950-31 Aug 1957

28 Dec 2000

Malayan Emergency 1957-1960

3

RAAF, RAN and Army Units

01 Sep 1957-31 Jul 1960

28 Dec 2000

Malaysia/Singapore/

Brunei 1964-1966

7

RAAF, RAN and Army Units

17 Aug 1964-14 Sep 1966

10 Dec 2010

Malay/Thai Border 1960-1964

5

RAAF, RAN and Army Units

01 Aug 1960-16 Aug 1964

08 Feb 2001

Malay/Thai Border 1960-1964

5

2 Squadron RAAF Individuals

20 Dec 1962-16 Aug 1964

17 Aug 2004

Namibia 

9

Army Individuals

11 Mar 1990-02 Mar 1990

16 Sep 2009

Namibia 

9

Army Individuals

09 Mar 1989-27 Mar 1990

11 Nov 1991

North-east Thailand (including Ubon)

3B

Australian Army Units on Operations Crown and Post Crown

RAAF Units

25 Jun 1965-31 Aug 1968

30 Aug 2010

Somalia

14

RAAF Individual

08 May 1993-023 May 1993

07 Jul 2016

Somalia

14

Army Individuals

10 Jan 1992-25 Dec 1994

13 Dec 1995

Somalia

14

RAAF Individuals

13 Jul 1992-25 Nov 1994

01 Mar 1995

Somalia

14

RAN Individuals

11 Oct 1992-27 Nov 1994

23 Feb 1995

Somalia

14

RAAF Individuals

09 Jan 1993-25 Nov 1994

16 Apr 2008

Somalia

14

1 Royal Australian Regiment on Operation Solace

10 Jan 1993-21 May 1993

10 Dec 2010

Somalia

14

HMAS Jervis Bay, HMAS Tobruk

28 Dec 1992-16 Jun 1993

11 Jul 1994

Vietnam

4, 8

RAN Ships

Australian Defence Force Units

RAN, RAAF and Australian Army on:

  • attache duties; or
  • staff, equipment, welfare, familiarisation or public relations visits. 

 

23 Dec 1997 (amended 15 Sep 2015

to specify dates for

Aircrew at Sangley Point (Op Trimdon))

Vietnam

4, 8

RAN individual

31 Jul 1962-19 Jun 1970

10 Aug 1993

Vietnam (southern zone)

4, 8

Civilian - Individual

03 May 1966-24 Jun 1966

31 May 2007

Vietnam (southern zone)

4,8

Australian Army - Individual

05 May 1966-14 Aug 1971

26 Oct 2006

Vietnam (southern zone)

4, 8

RAN Individuals - Sea Transport Officers

08 Jun 1966-29 Feb 1972

22 Mar 2007

Vietnam (southern zone)

4, 8

RAAF Individual

31 Jul 1962-11 Jan 1973

22 Dec 2006

Vietnam (southern zone) CDT 1

4, 8

RAN Clearance Diving Team 1

31 Jul 1962-11 Jan 1973

02 Nov 2006