Defence and armed forces

Services

  • 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

  • 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

  • Right to reside

    Who has the right to reside in the UK - if you're from the Republic of Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or the EEA or Switzerland.

  • Estimate your armed forces pension

    Estimate your armed forces pension - get a forecast of your armed forces pension, apply online or by post

  • 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

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Guidance and regulation

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News and communications

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Research and statistics

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Policy papers and consultations

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Transparency and freedom of information releases

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Organisations