Presentation of awards

Investitures and musters are held throughout Australia and overseas to acknowledge the valuable contribution of individuals within the AFP.

Family members of recipients may be invited to attend these presentations. This is one way the AFP can also recognise the support that families provide members of the AFP.


Investitures have a formal ceremonial element that may include the participation of the:


Musters are conducted by regional offices and National Managers/Chief Police Officer on a regular basis to ensure the timely presentation of medals to recipients.

Awards to Former Members

Former Members should contact Recognition and Ceremonial to provide a forwarding address for medals to be posted to.


Honours and Awards, Ceremonial Events and Customs and Traditions Recognition and Ceremonial Team
GPO Box 401
Canberra City ACT 2601
Ph: (02) 6223 3000
Fax: (02) 6293 7796