Ministry of Defence working arrangements with media organisations (MOD green book)

A guide to UK Ministry of Defence procedure for working with the media.



This document covers the practical arrangements for enabling correspondents to report on operations, including the Ministry of Defence’s plans for representative numbers of correspondents to accompany British forces. It also sets out what editors can expect from the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and what the MOD seeks from the media.

Updates to this page

Published 1 October 2010
Last updated 27 March 2013 + show all updates
  1. Title change for page

  2. Updated version of Green book and supporting forms

  3. First published.

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