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Royal Marines
Ready to take the next step?
Royal Marines

Ready to take the next step?

Ready to take the next step?

When you’re a Royal Marines Commando you’ll never be short of new challenges, whether you’re deploying on operations or battling the elements in unique environments. The joining process is your opportunity to prove you have the potential to wear the coveted green beret and live a life like no other.   Before you can get started, you'll need to complete your full application. We understand that can sometimes be tricky, but don't worry, we're here to help.
Royal marines talking and smiling whilst wearing their green berets. Feet flagship returns from successful Baltic deployment. The Fleet Flagship HMS ALBION has returned home to Devonport Naval Base after successful deployment.

Ask a Royal Marine

Being part of an elite amphibious fighting force can be hard to imagine. What’s the training like? How close is the bond between Commandos? How fit do you need to be? Speak to a serving Royal Marine Commando today to ask any questions you may have about life in the corps.

Picture shows Royal Marines running. Sport is a central part of life as a Royal Marine. It contributes to your ongoing fitness, keeping you in peak condition to cope with the rigours of everyday life.

Get fit to join

Physical fitness is central to everyday life in the Royal Marines. That’s why the joining process is packed with exacting assessments you’ll need to pass to progress. Find out what they are and how you can prepare.

get fit to join
Royal Marines from Yankee Company (Y-Coy) of Arbroath-based 45 Commando have just completed a landmark period of intense Mountain Training in the Northwest region of Slovenia.

Royal Marines experience

Want a taste of what life in the corps will be like? Join us at the Royal Marines Experience, held in various locations around the country.

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Your route to the Royal Marines

Complete your application form

Your first step on the recruitment journey is to complete your full application form, which you can find in our Recruitment Portal. We have emailed you a link to the Recruitment Portal. If you can't find the link, please check your spam folder or give us a call so we can send it to you again.