The Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group Washington office (CASG-W) is a focal point for CASG activity in North America, providing acquisition and sustainment support to Defence and other Australian government agencies.

The office supports the following:

  • capability acquisition and sustainment policy
  • senior officials visiting North America
  • Defence industry engagement in North America
  • foreign military sales
  • direct commercial procurement
  • freight forwarding.


Office of the Minister-Counsellor Defence Materiel
Embassy of Australia
1601 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington DC 20036-2235

Phone: +1 202 797 3000
Fax: +1 202 797 3094
Email enquiries: CASG.USA@defence.gov.au

Freight enquiries on use of Global Freight Contract (GFC) or advice on United States export/import requirements for shipping under the GFC.
Email: CASGW.Freight@defence.gov.au

To contact DHL the authorised freight forwarder for Australian Department of Defence.

Enquiries for Australian defence procurement in the North American market.
Email: CASGW.Contracts@defence.gov.au