Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to join the Australian Air Force Cadets, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have attained the age of 13 years, but not the age of 18 years;
  • Have your parent’s or guardian’s permission to enrol;
  • Be a person ordinarily resident in Australia;
  • Be sufficiently fit and capable of carrying out the normal duties and activities of a cadet in the AAFC;
  • Not be a member of either the Australian Navy Cadets (ANC), Australian Army Cadets (AAC) or the Australian Defence Force (permanent or reserve); and
  • Must make a commitment to abide by the Cadet Code of Conduct.

You must also be willing to make a commitment to regularly attend Squadron parades and activities.