Jul 07

Tenancy Deposit Loan Scheme for UK Rentals

A new Tenancy Deposit Loan Scheme launched this week to allow Service personnel(SP) to apply for a loan, in the form of an advance of pay, to help meet the cost of a deposit for a rental property (this mirrors a similar scheme for civilian personnel). This provides a further element of choice for those …

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Jun 10

Considerations before applying for a tour in the USA

The following document is aimed at Service Personnel and families who are still considering whether or not to apply for a tour in the USA. The ‘Assignment to the USA Considerations’ paper has been developed by the USA Support Group in the British Embassy and has not received the Defence Attaché’s approval to be released. …

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Apr 27

Hiring a car using a UK Driving Licence

If you intend hiring a vehicle using your UK driving licence, you should be aware that after 8 June you will need to have a special code to indicate convictions for offences like speeding, or proof of a clean driving licence. From 8 June the paper counterpart of UK driving licences – which records endorsements …

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Apr 23

New: Defence Learning Environment

FAO all MoD staff:   Please click on the below DIN ref the new Defence Learning Environment which is replacing the Defence Learning Portal: 2015DIN07-076 Training and Education

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