Defence activities (

This service 'Defence activities' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

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This service includes:

  • Administration of defense; control and deployment of military ground, marine, airborne, and space defense:
    • Army, navy and airforce combat units
    • Engineering, transport, information transmission, military counterintelligence, materials, human resources, and other troops and commandos not deployed for combat purposes
    • Defense reserve and back-up forces
    • Military logistics (supply, equipment, construction projects, etc.)
    • Medical care for dependents of deployed armed forces personnel
  • Administration, operation, and support of civil protection
  • Support in the elaboration of contingency plans, and implementation of exercises involving civil authorities and the general public
  • Administration of defense-relevant research and development measures and the associated resources

This service does not include:

  • Research and experimental development (see Section 72)
  • Granting of military assistance to foreign countries (see 84.21.0)
  • Activities of military courts (see 84.23.0)
  • Domestic crisis management aid, and aid in case of peacetime disasters (see 84.24.0)
  • Teaching in military schools, colleges, and academies (see Section 85)
  • Activities of military hospitals (see 86.10.1)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Bundesamt für Wehrtechnik und Beschaffung
  • Bundeswehr
  • Heer
  • Kreiswehrersatzämter
  • Landstreitkräfte, deutsche
  • Luftwaffe
  • Marine
  • Militärischer Abschirmdienst
  • NATO-Streitkräfte (Deutsche Verteidigungsstreitkräfte)
  • Seestreitkräfte, deutsche
  • Standortverwaltungen (Bundeswehrverwaltung)
  • Territorialstreitkräfte, deutsche
  • Verteidigungsstreitkräfte, deutsche
  • Wehrbereichsverwaltungen
  • Weltraumverteidigung
  • Zivilschutzverwaltung