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Capability Development and Planning Division

The Capability Development and Planning Division of Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic is an organisational unit of the ministry responsible for elaborating and implementation of the Defence Strategy of the Czech Republic into the Czech military and for management of defence planning tasks focusing on planning of build-up and capabilities of forces within the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic (ACR).

It is a concept authority for general mobilisation in favour of Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, military service of Czech citizens and operational planning of the nation's territory. It is responsible for development of a war structure of the armed forces and their mobilisation, for mobilisation deployment system, increasing the military by Active Reserve members, development of deployment procedures and the Doctrine of Armed Forces of the Czech Republic.

The Division is responsible for planning of military units' locations/bases and distribution of personnel in accordance with their specialities with regard to each calendar year. In addition, it is responsible for annual planning of the defence ministry's activity. Coordinates works on medium-term plan for ACR.

It is responsible for concept activities and expert management of build-up and development of Land Forces, Air Force, civil-military cooperation, psychological operations in the theatre, and rescue and airborne service of the Czech military. The responsibilities more include concept activities in the area of expert management of command and control system, setting principles and norms in a joint training of land and air forces, rescue and airborne service, and search and rescue service within ACR.

The Division coordinates the process of retaining and development of ACR capabilities. It is responsible for physical training in ACR. It performs the state administration on territories of military regions and organises their use. The Division administers military professional specialities in the sphere of responsibility of Director of the Division.


Deputy Director:

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Contact to the Directorate of the Division:
Phone: +420 973 217 502


  • Capability Planning Department
  • Material and Resources Planning Department
  • Defence Planning Department
  • Development and Management of Troops Training
  • Development of Land Forces Department
  • Development of Air Force Department
  • Administrative Department
  • Arms Control Agency
  • Military Regions Section

Directly subordinated headquarters and offices:

December 31, 2017