Broadspectrum has been awarded a five-year contract to operate the network of Defence Clothing Stores which deliver clothing and personal equipment kitting and tailoring services to the Australian Defence Force.

Broadspectrum Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Nick Miller, said: "We are proud to add this important service to our Defence portfolio. With our existing presence at Defence sites nationally, we can provide a seamless delivery of service to our customers."

Under the contract, Broadspectrum aims to provide value for money and deliver a culture of efficiency and continuous improvement.

Broadspectrum Chief Executive, Defence and Social Infrastructure, Derek Osborn, said: "This is an exciting opportunity for Broadspectrum that further strengthens our commitment to providing the essential support and expertise to enable Defence capability."

Services will be delivered from 29 stores at Defence sites across Australia.

The contract starts from 1 February 2019.