Commissary & Exchange

Use the benefits you have earned and save money by shopping at your installation’s commissary and exchange. Shop tax-free for goods and services at military-exclusive prices, and enjoy online shopping, hiring preferences, scholastic rewards for military kids, sweepstakes and more.


The Annual Air Force Installation and Mission Support Industry Day held at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.
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You’re going to PCS or you’ve just arrived. Want to learn about activities on base? Schools in the community? Check-in procedures? Child care? A veterinarian for your pet? Or other useful information?

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Unlock the Savings and Nutrition Inside Your Commissary

Shopping for your best health can be inexpensive, and nutritious recipes can be easy to follow. Visit the Defense Commissary Agency’s website for great tips.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Veterans Online Shopping Benefit

Find the answers to some frequently asked questions about online shopping benefits for veterans.

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Commissary On-Site Sales for National Guard and Reserve

Shopping can be a challenge for National Guard and reserve service members who aren’t near an installation, so the Defense Commissary Agency offers them the chance to host an on-site sale.

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How the Status of Forces Agreement Can Affect Your Military Exchange and Commissary Privileges

When you spend time in another country as a service member, the Status of Forces Agreement, or SOFA, between the United States and your host country protects your legal status as military personnel in another nation.


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