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With over 200 different roles in the Army and Reserves, there is something for everyone.

There are limited vacancies for regular re-joiners at this time. If you are interested then meet with one of our Careers Advisers. Contact your nearest Army Careers Centre to arrange a chat, or talk to one of our Advisers through Live Chat.

How to apply

You need to apply to join the Army online.Once you have applied, you will have an interview with one of our Careers Advisers. If you are joining the Army Reserve, you'll be able to talk to your local Reserve Unit for advice and support on your application.

Foreign & Commonwealth Nationals

You can apply to join the Regular Army from Overseas if you meet all the eligibility requirements. Once your application has been accepted and you are assessed you will then be able to start the full recruitment process.

We cannot assist with Passport or Visa applications for any candidates or help with any costs associated with travel to the UK or accommodation.


Recruitment and selection for the Gurkha regiment takes place in Pokhara every December.


If you want to know more or you have a question that you can’t find the answer to on our site then you can talk online using Live Chat, or visit an Army Careers Centre where a Careers Adviser can help you.


Frequently Asked Questions

If you can't find the answer to your question in the Joining Process section, take a look at the FAQs section.


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