CFB/ASU Valcartier

There were 5,472 regular military, 870 reserve Class A, B, and C forces, and 1,056 civilian workers at CFB/ASU Valcartier at the end of March 2010.

Present Functions

The current functions of CFB Valcartier are to provide:

  • Support to lodger and integral units
  • Provide support to reservists and cadets
  • Military training

Operational and Support Units

  • 5 CMBG (Canadian mechanized brigade group) HQ
  • 5e Regiment of Canadian light Artillery
  • 12 Armour Regiments
  • 5e Canadian Engineer Regiment
  • 1 Battalion, 22 Royal Regiment
  • 2 Battalion, 22 Royal Regiment
  • 3 Battalion, 22 Royal Regiment
  • 5 Service Battalion Canada
  • 5 Field Ambulance
  • 5 Military Police Unit
  • ASU (Area Support Unit) Valcartier
  • 35 Brigade Group Canada HQ
  • DRDC (Defence Reshearch and Development Canada)
  • Valcartier
  • 430 Tactical Helicopter Squadron
  • 1 Dental Unit, Det. Valcartier

Economic Impact

Population Impact (Regular Force members and dependants)Local Speding ImpactEstimated Local Spending Impacts (Direct & Indirect)Estimated Direct EmploymentEstimated Indirect Employment
15,509 $482,960,000 $687,413,000 7,418 744

Note: All figures Fiscal Year 2009-2010

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