Policy paper

Overseas Territories: the Ministry of Defence’s contribution

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

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


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.

Published 1 March 2012