That noting the importance of ministry to the Australian Defence Force and their families and other associated people. This Synod requests the Defence Force Board:
a) to formulate a proposal for establishing an Organisational structure with authority appropriate for ministry to the Australian Defence Force and with appropriate governance arrangements, and with this end in view;
b) to consult widely. including with representatives from dioceses and Defence Force Bishops within the Anglican Communion; and also
c) to gain any transferable insights from the model of ministry already established for the Indigenous peoples; and also
d) to bring the proposal to the next Genera( Synod for consideration.
The Revd Warwick de Jersey moved, Mr Allan Sauer seconding, 25 Oct 07