Operation Sovereign Borders (OSB)

The OSB Joint Agency Task Force (JATF) is a whole-of-government initiative, supported by a wide range of federal government agencies and consists of three operational task groups. These task groups are:

  • Disruption and Deterrence Task Group—led by the Australian Federal Police
  • Detection, Interception and Transfer Task Group—led by the Australian Border Force, which includes Maritime Border Command
  • Detention and Removals Task Group—led by the Australian Border Force

Organisational chart (63KB PDF​)

News

All OSB related media releases, operational updates and transcripts are available on our newsroom.

Biographies