Policy paper

Overseas Territories: the Ministry of Defence’s contribution

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Details of Ministry of Defence's contribution to the 14 territories which make up the British Overseas Territories.



The MOD’s contribution to the British Overseas Territories ranges from defence, security and safety, to specific key tasks like search and rescue, and hydrographic surveying and charting.