Ministry of Defence

A ministerial department, also called MOD

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) is the UK government department responsible for implementation of government defence policy and for the British Armed Forces.[1] The MoD manages the day to day running of the armed forces, contingency planning and defence procurement. The military professional structure is embodied in the three single Services (the Royal Navy, Army, and the Royal Air Force).[1]

If you are seeking information related to your own or others' service, including historical information, see Requests for personal data and service records: a detailed guide - How to apply for access to personal data held by the Ministry of Defence (MOD).

Seeking information about a Military vehicle?We have noticed many requests for information regarding vehicles which were formerly used by the Armed Forces (also known as a MERLIN report). The MOD have made an extract of MERLIN available on their website which might answer your query.

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West Lowland volunteer agreement v2.0
Response by Ministry of Defence to R N Stebbings on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear R N Stebbings, Please find attached an official response to your below FOI request. Kind regards, Manning Leader, Army Secretariat Army Sec...
Vehicle service history
Response by Ministry of Defence to Les Adams on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Adams,   Unfortunately the MERLIN archive is the only system that we hold relating to your vehicle.   S Andrews Army Secretariat [...
Mapping information
Response by Ministry of Defence to John Watt on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Watt,   Please find attached a response to your recent FOI enquiry.   Your sincerely, DIO Secretariat. Secretariat Defence Infrastru...
Dear Mr Robertson,    Thank you for your email of 4 April 2019 requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.   The MOD res...
Military vehicle request
Response by Ministry of Defence to Gavin Dolman on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Dolman,   Please find attached a response to your recent Freedom of Information request.   Regards, S Andrews Army Secretariat  ...
Dear Mr Millar,   Thank you for your email.   I can confirm that your FOI request for information for the operating manual for a Land Rover 13...
History of trailer 45EN92
Response by Ministry of Defence to Matthew Lamont on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Lamont,   Please find attached a response to your recent Freedom of Information request.   Regards, S Andrews Army Secretariat  ...
Space defence strategy
Follow up sent to Ministry of Defence by Joseph Lloyd on .

Delayed.

When can I expect a full response to this request? Yours faithfully, Joseph Lloyd
Wolf Land Rover History
Request sent to Ministry of Defence by Oliver Wilson on .

Awaiting response.

Please conduct a vrm search on a Wolf Land Rover. The vrm is KJ 23 AA, I would like access to a merlin report for this vehicle. Yours faithfully,...
VRM request on Snatch Land Rover 34 KK 86
Response by Ministry of Defence to Oliver Wilson on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Wilson,   Please find attached a response to your FOI request dated 11^th July 2017.   Kind regards   Richard Ballett DE&S Secret...
Officer Numbers at Whittington Barracks
Response by Ministry of Defence to Robert MW Burley on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr Burley, Your request has been logged under our reference 2019/06418 and the target date for response is 01/07/2019. Yours sincerely DIO Sec...
L11A5 Ammunition Performance
Follow up sent to Ministry of Defence by Eli Hayes on .

Refused.

Thank you for your prompt and thorough reply to this request, it's greatly appreciated. Yours sincerely, Eli Hayes
Dear Mr Matthews,   Please find attached a response to your request for internal review.   I apologise for the delay in responding to you.  ...
Vehicle service history SALLDHMS7AA787687.
Request sent to Ministry of Defence by Andrew Nicholls on .

Awaiting response.

I have recently acquired a Land Rover Defender that was previously owned by the MOD. The chassis number is SALLDHMS7AA787687. I believe the previou...
Conscientious Objectors from 2011-2018
Response by Ministry of Defence to Jessica Browne-Swinburne on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Browne-Swinburne, Please see the attached response from the Ministry of Defence to your recent request for information. Kind regards, Defenc...
Request for James Data for ex-MOD vehicles
Response by Ministry of Defence to Matthew Dixon on .

Awaiting classification.

PSA   MOD Information Rights Compliance Team  
Request is made as to the recorded religious declarations of the Civilian 38 Brigade staff employed in the Northern Ireland Security Guard Service...
Request is made as to the recorded religious declarations of the Civilian 38 Brigade staff employed in the Northern Ireland Security Guard Service,...
Religious denomination statistics
Request sent to Ministry of Defence by Gerry Mander on .

Awaiting response.

Request of information is made as to the recorded religious declarations of the Civilian 38 Brigade staff in Northern Ireland as a collective group....
Dear Mr. Roberts, Thank you for contacting the Ministry of Defence. Your request for recorded information is currently being considered under the Fre...
As part of my PhD research I am looking at the psychological condition of potential new recruits to the UK Armed Forces. I would be grateful if you...
Please find attached a response to your recent requrest   Lee Archer | DE&S Secretariat | Weapons and ISTAR MOD Abbey Wood, #2043 | Maple 0a | Br...
Please provide information/links to the data that should have been issued to administrating medics in reference to the vaccines they were about to a...
Lessons Learned 1991 Gulf War
Response by Ministry of Defence to gavin roberts on .

Delayed.

Dear Mr Roberts, Please find attached response to your correspondence. Regards, Defence People Secretariat         Ministry of Defence M...
Dear Mr Roberts, Please find attached MOD's internal review response to your requests, our references FOI2019/02697 and FOI2019/04093. Regards, MOD I...

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