The Bureau is responsibe for the following affairs：
1,To plan, review, approve and manage the armament programs,technical specifications and standards,reconstruction of Obsolete Barracks,and the fund of production and services.(production enterprise and military and civilian dual-use technology development enterprise.)
2,To plan, supervise and manage the research,development,production, marketing,service,and contracting mangagement of military supplies.
3,To plan and manage the acquisition of military weapon equipment.
4,To draw up and supervise the management programs of military real estates.
5,To plan,build,supervise and manage the defense constructions and facilities.
6,To plan,use,and supervise the development of armament management information.
7,To train and manage the armament personnel.
8,Other issues relating to armament affairs.
The Bureau shall have one Director General, whose position shall be 13th grade of Selected Appointment Rank, or at the rank of lieutenant general .Two Deputy Directors General, whose position shall be 12th grade of Selected Appointment Rank,or at the rank of major general.
In order to fulfill the military services of armament affairs,the Bureau may set up institution R&D, implementation,training and unit, whose organizations will be structured in accordance with the table of organization and equipment.