Canadian Armed Forces

Learn about Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and their equipment, operations and exercises. Remember those who served and learn about Canada’s military history. Find a job with the CAF.


Services and information

Canadian Armed Forces jobs

Browse jobs with the CAF. Find out about career options, pay and benefits. Talk to an advisor near you.

Military history, honours and remembrance

Canada’s military history, resources on remembrance, medals, and monuments, and lists of military museums, art, and films.

Cadets and Junior Canadian Rangers

Funded programs for ages 12 to 18 that teach valuable life skills through fun and rewarding activities.

Defence equipment

The equipment used by the CAF, such as aircraft, ships, vehicles and weapons. Learn about plans to buy new equipment.

Military operations and exercises

CAF operations and exercises that take place in Canada and around the world.

Showcasing the Forces

Upcoming events put on by the Snowbirds, SkyHawks, Ceremonial Guard, CF-18 Demo Team and CAF bands. Write to the troops.

Military universities, schools and training establishments

Find programs at the Canadian Defence Academy (CDA) institutions, and other CAF schools and training centres.

Ranks and insignia

Military ranks, badges, colours, flags and banners of the CAF.

Bases and infrastructure

Bases and support units for CAF members across Canada and in Europe. Infrastructure projects.

Services and benefits for the military

Services and benefits offered to members of the CAF and their families.

Defence science and technology

Science and technology that provides the CAF with a tactical and strategic edge.

What we are doing


Canada’s Defence Policy

Discover how the new Defence Policy will shape Canada’s role in the world.

Mental health resources for the CAF

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Mental Health resources for CAF members and their families.

Operation IMPACT

Working with coalition members to promote security and stability in Iraq.

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