Corporate report

Defence Equipment and Support: corporate plan financial years 2016 to 2019

This corporate plan sets out the strategic objectives for DE&S over the financial period 2016 to 2019.



The Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) organisation is a bespoke trading entity and arm’s length body of the Ministry of Defence. The primary purpose of DE&S is to equip and support the UK’s armed forces for operations now and in the future.

The DE&S corporate plan captures some of the organisation’s main achievements from the past year, its transformation plans going forward and the high level objectives covering the financial period 2016 to 2019.

Published 1 June 2016