British Gurkhas

Nepal

What We Do

Our aim is to deliver Gurkha recruitment, provide local support to the soldiers and ex-servicemen and maintain Disaster Relief preparedness within resources, in order to support Firm Base activity in Nepal in accordance with UK Defence Strategy. 

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Serving Soldier Welfare

Brigade and Unit Welfare Officer (BUWO)
 - Investigate and send Compassionate Case Signals to Joint Casualty and Compassionate Cell (JCCC).
- Maintain Serving Personnel contacts those on leave in Nepal and investigate leave extensions.
- NOTICAS, DILFOR, Repatriations, and provide after care services.
- Conduct BMRC and deal with marital disputes in Nepal.
- Assist dependent for UK VISA documentation and call forward for Brunei Garrison.
- Perform normal Unit Welfare Officer’s task for BGN Serving Personnel.

Click here for BUWO Contact details

BGN Arrival Information Booklet

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EX-SERVICEMEN WELFARE

Gurkha Welfare Trust (GWT)
Welfare for ex-servicemen in Nepal is provided by Gurkha Welfare Trust (GWT) which is the field arm of the UK based charity.
Visit www.gwt.org.uk

Gurkha Settlement Office (GSO)
Provide information for ex-servicemen who wish to settle in UK.
British Gurkhas Nepal, Lalitpur +977 1 4235329

Pension Paying Office (PPO)
PPO Kathmandu (SCB Lazimpat)  +977 1 4415044
PPO Pokhara (BGP) +977 61 567251 or 567253
PPO Dharan (SCB Dharan) +977 25 531992

BGN NEWSLETTER GORKHALI KHABAR MAR 2022 6TH EDITION

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DISASTER RELIEF PREPAREDNESS

- Conduct disaster relief exercises

- Keep camp resources in ready state at all time

Learn more about the Brigade of Gurkhas in Parbate Magazine. Read it here

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