NAF Policy


DOD Directives establish or describe policy, programs, and organizations; define missions; provide authority; and assign responsibilities.

The following Directives are applicable to NAF:

  • DOD Directive 1401.3
    "Reprisal Protection for Nonappropriated Fund Instrumentalities Employees/Applicants"


DOD Instructions implements the policy, or prescribes the manner or a specific plan or action for carrying out the policy, operating a program or activity, and assigning responsibilities.

The following Instructions are applicable to NAF:

Reference Guides

The following Reference Guides are applicable to NAF:


A DOD Manual is a guidance document consisting of procedures that usually contains examples for performing specific tasks.

The following Manual is applicable to NAF:

Department of Defense
Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Service
HR OPS, NAF Personnel Policy Division
4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 06G21
Alexandria, VA 22350-1100
Commercial Phone (571) 372-1560

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Email NAF at:

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