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Thanks for visiting the home of the Royal Canadian Logistics Service Association (RCLSA).

The RCLSA had its formal genesis with the establishment of the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps (RCASC) Association in 1927. Later, the Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps (RCOC) and the Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps (RCAPC) established formal associations. From its beginning in 1932, our predecessor logistics associations were active members of the Conference of Defence Associations (CDA).

The Canadian Forces Reorganization Act of February 1, 1968 created the Logistics Service, eliminating the previous Army logistics corps and bringing previously Navy, Army, and Air Force logisticians into the new logistics family. By 1973, the previous logistics associations had been formally integrated into the new RCLSA. Continuing in the traditions of its predecessors, the RCLSA is one of the 15 regular members of the CDA.

Our Objectives

  • To further the interests of, and to attain the greatest possible efficiency in the Logistics Service of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), both Regular and Reserve, and
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of information related to defence and logistics matters between current and retired members of the CA Logistics Service and other interested individuals and/or organizations.

News / Events

Præfectus Annonæ (autumn/automne 2022)

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Job Offering – Junior LCMS (Naval Communication Systems)

Calian is seeking a Jr. LCMS (Naval Communication Systems) position supporting the Director of Major Surface Combatant External Communications Technical Authority (TA) in updating, maintaining, and managing equipment and systems… Read More

Invitation – RCLS Senior Leadership Engagement – CFB Borden, 23 November

Team RCLS, I wanted to invite you and those who can attend (WO and above from your region/base) for an evening of RCLS leadership engagements and social activities at CFB… Read More

Nov MISL Newsletter/Communiqué MISL de nov

See link below for the latest MISL Newsletter (Nov issue). Vous trouvez ci-dessous l’hyperlien du dernier communiqué MISL (édition de nox). https://sway.office.com/wJWCBcQHaexT4P1k?ref=Link

Vimy Paper

Read the current and past editions of the CDA Institute Vimy Paper.   Read Now