Acquisition Wing (Land Systems)

The acquisition of Defence equipments is processed under Capital and Revenue Procurement Procedure. The Defence Procurement Procedure, as amended from time to time, lays down the guidelines and detailed procedures for Capital Procurement. Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) 2013 covers all capital acquisitions undertaken by the Ministry Of Defence, Defence Services and Indian Coast Guard both Indigenous sources and abroad.

Acquisition Wing (Land Systems) functions under Director General (Acquisition) and is headed by Joint Secretary & Acquisition Manger (LS) who is responsible for Capital acquisition of Army.

JS&AM (LS) heads the collegiate for vetting the Requests for Proposal (RFP); and the Commercial Negotiation Committee (CNC), processes and obtains approval for recommendations of the CNC from the Competent Financial Authority and Signs contract with vendors on behalf of MoD. Apart from the aforesaid Capital Acquisition work, JS&AM (LS) processes responses to Audit findings, Parliament Questions, questionnaires and reference received from Parliament Committees and also handles all coordination matters of Acquisition Wing.

Two Directors/Deputy Secretaries assist JS&AM (LS) in processing aforesaid capital procurement matters in accordance with the operational requirement of Indian Army.