IT and Communications Department

The IT and Communications Department (J-6) is an inter-service organizational unit of the Serbian Armed Forces General Staff with the purpose to plan, organize, coordinate and control communications and IT support of the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces.
It is responsible for the Communication and IT function in the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces.

Tasks of the IT and Communications Department


IT and Communications Department performs following tasks:

  • Plan, organize, coordinate and control Communication and IT support of the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces;
  • Draft system documents for planning, organization and identification of Communication and IT support;
  • Plan usage of the radio frequency spectrum in the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces;
  • Develop territorial proposals and plans in the field of Communications & IT resources for the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces;
  • Harmonize the Communications and IT systems of other owners in the Republic of Serbia for the needs of the national defence;
  • Organize and enable functioning of the administrative work in the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces;
  • Plan, design, implement, modify and upgrade IT systems;
  • Plan and design computer networks and the Internet access in the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces;
  • Plan and implement encryption in the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces and enable coordination between the functional encryption systems in the Republic of Serbia;
  • Issue electronic certificates for the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces; and
  • Personalize electronic ID documents for the Ministry of Defence and the Serbian Armed Forces.

Background of the IT and Communications Department


On March 1, 2005, the Signal, IT and Electronic Warfare Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Serbia and Montenegro, which consisted of the Signal Department and the IT Department, was restructured into the Signal and IT Department (G-6) of the Armed Forces of Serbia and Montenegro. 

By the Decision of the Minister of Defence from December 15, 2006, the Signal and IT Department (G-6) of the Armed Forces of Serbia and Montenegro was restructured into the IT and Communications Department (J-6) of the Serbian Armed Forces General Staff. 

Contact Information


Address: 2 Raška St., 11 000 Belgrade
Phone: +381 (0) 11 3603-041
Fax: +381 11 (0) 3006-024