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Close-up of a jacket sleeve showing the Finnish flag and transportation officer’s insignia. Photo by Finnish Defence Forces.

Defence Forces Logistics Command Headquarters

The Defence Forces Logistics Command Headquarters is responsible for the overall planning and coordination of the activities of the Command and it directs the administrative units under it.

The Headquarters plans and conducts defence materiel acquisitions in cooperation with the Joint Systems Centre. It is also responsible for managing the defence materiel codification, and it manages the partnerships attached to the Defence Forces logistics system.

The Headquarters is responsible for the Logistics Command’s operational readiness and it maintains the logistics system’s situation picture.

The Logistics Command's Headquarters is located in Tampere. It has c. 370 employees.