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What is the Armed Forces Covenant?

The Armed Forces Covenant was introduced in 2000 and was designed as the nations commitment to those who proudly protect our nation, who do so with honour, courage, and commitment.

The Armed Forces Covenant represents a promise by the nation that we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy and society.

The Armed Forces Covenant can be signed by:

  • Businesses of all sizes
  • Charitable organisations
  • Local authorities
  • Public sector organisations
  • Single services: Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force (RAF)


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