The Main Purpose of this Website is to tell everyone about The Canadian Forces, as Canadians we take pride to having one of the most respected Armed Forces in the world.
Canadian Forces (CF) members are proud to serve Canada by defending its values, interests and sovereignty at home and abroad.
He is responsible for the conduct of military operations and for the readiness of the Canadian Forces to carry out the tasks that Parliament assigns through the Minister. The CDS authority extends to the Navy, the Army and the Air force as well as to the four commands.
The Department of National Defence (DND) is the largest federal government department. DND and the CF together have a budget of approximately 18 billion dollars, and over 110,000 employees, including:
Member of the Army
- 65,000 Regular Force members;
- 25,000 Reserve Force members (including 4,000 Canadian Rangers);
- 28,000 civilians