Acquisition Process

DoD Instruction 5000.85 Major Capability Acquisition

DoD 5000.85 “Major Capability Acquisition”

DoD Instruction 5000.85 “Major Capability Acquisition” establishes policy and procedures that guide the acquisition of major capability acquisition programs including:

Table of Content:

  • Section 1: General Issuance Information
  • Section 2: Responsibilities
  • Section 3: Major Capability Acquisition Procedures
  • Appendix 3A: ACATs
  • Appendix 3B: Program Information
  • Appendix 3C: Additional Program Management Considerations
  • Appendix 3D: Product Support
  • Glossary
  • References

AcqLinks and References:

Updated: 8/13/2020

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