MOD armed forces standards of accommodation scales

The scales are the general standards set by the Ministry of Defence for the provision of accommodation for the regular British armed forces.



These accommodation scales are provided for information and guidance. Some scales also apply to other organisations in the MOD.

The scales include:

  • official standards for MOD buildings, accommodation, offices and physical training grounds
  • reserves and cadet accommodation
Published 8 September 2016
Last updated 10 May 2019 + show all updates
  1. Removed discontinued and replaced scales and added a list of those removed.
  2. First published.