National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces Ombudsman

We work to ensure the Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are fair in treating serving and former CAF members, DND employees, Cadets, family members, and other constituents. We seek to protect their access to the programs, services, and resources that can contribute to their well-being. In addition, we study and recommend ways to make these programs better.

We are independent of the military chain of command and civilian management. If you are a member of the Defence community and you feel the DND or the CAF has treated you unfairly or if you have any questions, we are ready to help.


2021-2022 Annual Report

2021-2022 Annual Report

Report of the Office of the Ombudsman for National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces to the Minister of National Defence

The ABCs of Military Postings

The ABCs of military postings

Getting on the road to sound financial, housing, and military life decisions for Canadian Armed Forces members and their families

Military Benefits Browser

Military Benefits Browser

Benefits and services information for military members who are ill, injured, or transitioning out of the Canadian Armed Forces, their families, as well as families of the deceased

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