Canadian Forces Dress Instructions

A-DH-265-000-AG-001 - Canadian Forces Dress Instructions (Full Version - PDF, 9.73 MB) Date of Publication: 2016-09-19

Issued on authority of the Chief of the Defence Staff, this manual supersedes A-AD-265-000/AG-001 dated 2001-06-15(OPI: DHH 3)



TABLE OF CONTENTS

PAGE
CHAPTER 1 - COMMAND, CONTROL, AND STAFF DUTIES 1-1
CHAPTER 2 - POLICY AND APPEARANCE 2-1-1
CHAPTER 3 - INSIGNIA AND ACCOUTREMENTS 3-1-1
CHAPTER 4 - ORDERS, DECORATIONS, MEDALS AND OTHER HONOURS 4-1
CHAPTER 5 - ORDERS OF DRESS 5-1-1
CHAPTER 6 - FULL DRESS AND UNDRESS UNIFORMS 6-1
CHAPTER 7 - HEALTH, SAFETY AND OCCUPATIONAL DRESS 7-1



FOREWORD
  1. A-DH-265-000/AG-001, Canadian Forces Dress Instructions, is issued on authority of the Chief of Defence Staff.

  2. The short title for this publication shall be CF Dress Instructions.

  3. A-DH-265-000/AG-001 is effective upon receipt and supersedes all dress policy and rules previously issued as a manual, supplement, order, or instruction, except:

    1. QR&O Chapter 17 – Dress and Appearance;

    2. QR&O Chapter 18 – Honours;

    3. CFAO 17-1, Safety and Protective Equipment, Motorcycles, Motor Scooters, Bicycles and Snowmobiles; and

  4. Suggestions for revision shall be forwarded through the chain of command to the Chief of the Defence Staff, Attention: Director History and Heritage. See Chapter 1.