• This page contains a wealth of information regarding visa application and immigration-related issues for Naval Service families.

  • This Network serves to provide a collective voice for commonwealth personnel to raise awareness of their unique lived experience through the Naval Chain of Command. Read more about it here.

  • Overseas Accompanied Assignments and School children’s visits - Unaccompanied Minors Flights: If you cannot find an airline to book an unaccompanied minors flight, MOD policy will fund return flights for one parent to collect their children.

  • On 19 March 18, a new online service for F&C Armed Forces personnel and their family members seeking entry to the UK was launched by Visa4UK. Read about the application process here.

  • The Naval Families Federation are now regulated by the OISC to give qualified and timely immigration advice to Royal Navy and Royal Marines personnel and their family members, the Chain of Command and NS FPS caseworkers.

  • Whether you are currently based in the UK or returning from an overseas assignment, Forces Families Jobs (FFJ) is the go-to place for employment and training opportunities. Take a look at the success stories from the Royal Navy and Royal Marines community as a result of using FFJ/ services provided

  • A new compensation scheme has been announced in July 18 for those who are affected by the increase in Scottish tax rates. Visit here for further information.

  • The Scottish Government has published a welcome guide, specifically written for Naval Service families when they move to Scotland for a new draft.

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