Policies and Standards

Acts and regulations administered by the Department of National Defence (DND).

Strong, Secure, Engaged, the long-term defence policy that commits to investments for the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), its members, and their families.

Administrative orders that apply to members of the CAF.  Note: CFAOs are in the process of being superseded by Defence Administrative Orders and Directives (DAODs).

Instructions on financial compensation and benefits for CAF members and their families.

Administrative orders that apply to members of the CAF and directives that apply to employees of DND.

Policy for the relocation of CAF members and their families.

Legal policies and directives issued by the Judge Advocate General and the Director of Military Prosecutions of the CAF.

Current military occupation medical standards and guidance for health care providers to evaluate medical conditions and assign employment limitations if needed.

Regulations and orders for the organization, training, discipline, efficiency, administration, and government of the CAF.

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