Corporate report

Defence Equipment and Support: corporate plan financial years 2019 to 2022

This corporate plan sets out the strategic objectives for DE&S over the financial period 2019 to 2022.



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 covers the financial period 2019 to 2022. The plan provides an overview of how DE&S works and its strategic intent. It also includes some of the main projects DE&S will deliver for its military customers.

Published 11 July 2019