Commonwealth and Non-British candidates

The Royal Navy has received a large amount of applicants from Commonwealth member countries wishing to join the Naval Service in all branches. Due to this large demand anyone applying will have their enquiry put on hold, however, please be reassured your contact details and date of application have been captured in our records, and we will be in touch with you when we are in a position to move your application forward.

You are strongly advised not to travel to the United Kingdom unless you have been directed by the London Overseas team to do so as we have no resources to facilitate such unplanned arrivals.

For a list of Commonwealth member countries that are eligible to apply, please click here. Commonwealth applicants applying from inside their country of origin must be aged minimum 18. Residents in the UK Commonwealth applicants are eligible to apply at 16. Current valid passports and visas (where applicable) are a mandatory requirement to be eligible to apply, it is the responsibility of individual applicants to ensure that they have permission to be in the UK and this permission is valid for the entirety of the recruitment process up to the point entry. For full details please click here.

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