The organization chart of the Italian Army was setup at the end of the nineties and its new asset was acquired in 1997.
After those changes, the Chief of the General Staff of the Army took the complete control through key figures responsible for a specific command chain.
In performing his duties, the Chief of the General Staff of the Army has got a
General Staff of the Army, headed by a Deputy Chief, in addition to High Commands: the Training Specialization and Doctrine Command (COMFORDOT) with functions in training, specialization, qualification and updating of the personnel as well as in the development of the “analytic” and “employment” doctrine, and the Logistic Command (COMLOG) for the logistic support to the Forces.
At the dependencies of the Chief of the General Staff of the Army there are also: the Operational Land Forces Command and Army Operational Centre (COMFOTER COE), the Capital Military Command, the Northern and Southern Operational Forces Command (COMFOP NORD and
COMFOP SUD), the
Alpine Troops Command, the
NATO Rapid Deployable Forces Command (NRDC-ITA) and the
Operational Land Forces Support Command, the Personnel Employment Department and Administrative Responsibility Centre of the Italian Army.