ANNOUNCEMENTS

Recent DoD issuance standards and templates updates include:

  • "Change 1 to DoDI 5025.01 has been published. Major changes include: directives standard is now 10 pages; formal legal adjudication review not required. See 5025.01 online for all changes. "Processing DoD Issuances" and "Processing AI and DA&M/WHS Issuances" have been updated."

  • DoD Issuances training classes: Click here for more information and for class registration.



  • Correction 3/31/2014: DoDD 2000.13: see 1H of Enclosure 2.

  • Effective 10/1/2013, legal objectionable reviews are optional, except for Federal Register issuances.

  • 9/20/2013: There are online training modules available from stage 1A to 2D of the DoD Issuance Process.

  • 8/19/2013: An updated version of the SD Form 106 is now available. Issuances that are in precoordination or legal objectionable review must use the new version. If your SD 106 has already been sent for signature, conversion isn't required

  • 4/9/2013: The office of the Deputy Secretary of Defense requires that reissued directives include a summary of the changes made. The DoD directive action memo and processing procedures have been updated and a sample is available: Directives_Reissuance_Samples

  • 9/18/2012: OSD Component requests for MS Word versions of online DoD issuances must be sent to the DoD Directives inbox instead of individual editors

  • Effective 6/15/2012: DoD issuance standards formatting changed for consistency and per the Plain Writing Act of 2010.

  • Effective 6/1/2012: AI/DA&M Processing Procedures have changed. These changes affect all offices within DA&M that develop DoD issuances for DA&M, Director, WHS, or DepSecDef signature

  • MS Word Mysteries: Help on how to turn off autoformatting and create multi-page tables is now available in Supporting Documents under FAQs.



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  • NEW STANDARDS
  • FEDERAL REGISTER ISSUANCES
  • DOD ISSUANCE EXPIRATION

Effective November 30, 2012: Issuances sent for presignature review must follow the standard format approved on 6/15/2012 (see standards tab). Effective 1/1/2013, all issuances sent to the Directives Division must follow that standard.

Guidelines for processing DoD issuances that must be in the Federal Register are now available on the DoD Issuances Website. The following forms can be found within the Federal Register tab on the Supporting Documents webpage:

Effective for DoD issuances published on or after March 26, 2012: In accordance with Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, "Improving Department Guidance – Department of Defense Issuances," all new issuances, and all existing issuances when they are next reissued or changed, will expire after 10 years if they have not been reissued or cancelled in accordance with DoD Instruction 5025.01 or granted an extension by the OSD Director of Administration and Management.



  • IMPORTANT LINKS
  • TOP 10 REQUESTED ISSUANCES
  • SEARCHING FOR DOD ISSUANCES

Download the Adobe Acrobat Reader:

  • OPTION 1: SEARCH WEBSITE
    • Use Search Current to explore this website for information about current DoD Issuances, Forms, and the Issuance Process.
    • Use the drop down arrow for more search options. There are Quick or Advanced search options available...
  • OPTION 2: CANCELLATION DATABASE
  • OPTION 3: FILTER SEARCH
    • Use "Search & Filter Table" at the top of each DoD Issuance table
  • TIP: ADD A ZERO
    • If you cannot find an issuance, add a "0"
    • Try 1000.1 (older issuances) or 1000.01

THE ISSUANCE PROCESS:
Requirements, Templates, and Instructions to assist Components in developing and coordinating DoD Issuances


  • DOD ISSUANCES
  • DA&M/WHS ISSUANCES
  • ADMIN. INSTRUCTIONS
  • SUPPORTING DOCS

If you are an OSD Component (OTHER THAN DA&M) and you are:

  • Issuing a new DoD Directive, Instruction, Directive-Type Memorandum or Manual
  • Reissuing an existing issuance or
  • Requesting a change or cancellation to an existing issuance button

If you are a component within DA&M and you are:

  • Issuing a new DoD Directive, Instruction, Directive-Type Memorandum or Manual
  • Reissuing an existing issuance or
  • Requesting a change or cancellation to an existing issuance button

If you are:

  • Issuing a new Administrative Instruction (AI)
  • Reissuing an existing AI or
  • Requesting a change or cancellation to an existing AI button

Here is a listing of all documents needed to process DoD Issuances:

  • Standards, Templates and Forms
  • General Guidance and FAQs
  • Coordination and Procedures
  • Action Memorandums's, Training, etc button