Subsidy audit on contributions for shooting exercises

Defence Group, Training and Education Command

Key facts

The Armed Forces Act stipulates that members of the Armed Forces must complete annual shooting exercises. The shooting exercises are organised by shooting clubs and must be free of charge for those shooting. In addition, the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) supports, in accordance with the law, the recognised shooting clubs for the shooting exercises carried out with service weapons and ammunition.