|Department of Defense|
|Formed||March 8, 2012|
|Child agencies|| A.R.Q. Department of the Army|
A.R.Q. Department of the Navy
A.R.Q. Department of the Air Force
The Qvaitican Department of Defense (Defense Department, ARQDOD, DOD, DoD or Westgate) is the Executive Department of the Government of the Arctic Republic of Qvait charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government concerned directly with national security and the Qvaitican Defense Forces.