CFB Esquimalt

There were 4,411 regular military, 763 reserve Class A, B, and C forces, and 2,762 civilian workers at CFB Esquimalt at the end of March 2010.

Present Functions

The current functions of CFB Esquimalt are to provide:

  • Administration and technical support to Maritime Pacific Fleet Formation, support to CF Fleet School and Fleet Maintenance Facility

Operational and Support Units

  • All ships and squadrons of the Maritime Pacific Fleet
  • CF Fleet School Esquimalt
  • Naval Officers Training Centre
  • Fleet Diving Unit (Pacific)
  • 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron
  • Canadian Forces Health Services Centre (Pacific)
  • Naval Provost Marshal (Pacific)
  • The Fifth Field Regiment
  • The Canadian Scottish Regiment
  • 11 Service Battalion
  • 4th Canadian Rangers Patrol Group
  • Acoustic Data Analysis Centre
  • Regional Cadets (Pacific)

Economic Impact

Population Impact (Regular Force members and dependants)Local Speding ImpactEstimated Local Spending Impacts (Direct & Indirect)Estimated Direct EmploymentEstimated Indirect Employment
11,649 $527,217,000 $770,847,000 7,866 763

Note: All figures Fiscal Year 2009-2010

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