Everybody joining the Army has to meet some basic entry requirements. These cover a range of areas, whether you serve full time as a Regular or in your spare time as a Reservist.


CAN YOU JOIN?


If you can answer YES to all of the following statements, you have met basic entry requirements for joining the Army:


1. AGE

I am between 16 and 50 years old.



2. NATIONALITY

I am a British, Irish or a Commonwealth citizen.



3. HEALTH & FITNESS

I am fit and have no injuries.



4. MEDICAL CONDITIONS

I have no medical issues at the moment.



5. QUALIFICATIONS

I have no formal qualifications.



6. CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS

I have no unspent criminal convictions.



7. TATTOOS

I do not have any tattoos above my collar, or that are offensive.




APPLY TO JOIN AS
A SOLDIER


BELONGING TO THE ARMY


The Army is different from most jobs. The people you work alongside aren’t just your colleagues, they’re your best mates. And you don’t just get brilliant training and support, you get somewhere to call home.