About CASG

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Our accountability

The Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG) purchases and maintains military equipment and supplies in the quantities and to the service levels that are required by Defence and approved by Government.

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Maritime Systems Division (MSD) provides through-life support services to Navy and Army maritime capability for Australian ships.

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2016 Defence White Paper

The 2016 Defence White Paper, the Integrated Investment Program and the Defence Industry Policy Statement set out the Government's direction to Defence to guide our strategy, capability, and organisational and budget planning.

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Who we are

The Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG) is part of the Department of Defence. In 2014-15 we are spending more than $12.5 billion acquiring and sustaining military equipment and services, and we will employ over 5,000 people in around 70 locations here in Australia and overseas.

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2012 Public Defence Capability Plan

The projects outlined in this public version of the Defence Capability Plan (DCP) 2012 reflect the strategic and Defence requirements outlined in the Defence White Paper 2009, Defending Australia in the Asia Pacific Century: Force 2030 (the 2009 White Paper).

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