Defence and armed forces

Services

  1. Get a copy of military service records

    Get military service records for the army, Royal Navy, Royal Marines or RAF from 1920 - who can apply, how long it takes, cost, how to apply

  2. Financial help if you're disabled

    Financial help if you're disabled - benefits, housing costs, council tax, vehicle tax exemption, TV Licence, motability schemes, VAT relief

  3. Apply for a veterans badge or a medal

    How to apply for a medal or veterans badge - who can apply, application forms, contact details, how long it takes, replacement military medals or badges

  4. Ministry of Defence medal form

    Application form for veterans, and their families to apply for military campaign medals.

  5. Armed forces veterans badge application form

    Fill in this form to apply for an armed forces veterans badge, including replacements.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Medals: campaigns, descriptions and eligibility
  2. United Kingdom Security Vetting
  3. Request records of deceased service personnel
  4. Armed forces pensions
  5. Prevent duty guidance
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News and communications

  1. MOD awards £160m contract to prepare RAF Lakenheath for US F-35s
  2. 11 November 2018: Remembrance Day and Armistice Day in Greece
  3. PSVI Film Festival: Fighting Stigma Through Film
  4. Dstl participates in the latest unmanned systems military exercise - Autonomous Warrior 18
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Research and statistics

  1. MOD biannual civilian personnel report: 2018
  2. Quarterly qualifying defence contract statistics: Q2 2018/19
  3. Quarterly service personnel statistics: 2018
  4. Mefloquine (Lariam) prescribing in the UK armed forces: 12 September 2016 to 30 September 2018
  5. MOD statistics pre-release access list
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: multilateral and migration programme summaries 2018 to 2019
  2. Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: Commonwealth programme summaries 2018 to 2019
  3. Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: programme summaries for Africa 2018 to 2019
  4. Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: programme summaries for the Americas 2018 to 2019
  5. Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: programme summaries for Counter Terrorism Programme Fund 2018 to 2019
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Military court centres court listings
  2. MOD exceptions to spending controls for January to December 2018
  3. MOD exceptions to spending controls for January to December 2017
  4. DSA focused review of suicides among armed forces personnel
  5. DIO procurement plan 2018
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Organisations