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Royal Marines Band Service
Ready to take the next step?
Royal Marines Band Service

Ready to take the next step?

Ready to take the next step?

It's great that you're interested in joining the Royal Marines Band Service (RMBS). This is your opportunity to be part of the most versatile military band on the planet, performing at high profile events and taking your place on the world stage at historically significant ceremonies.  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.

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If you’re struggling with your application, either due to a technical issue or because you’re unsure what information to supply, we have a dedicated recruitment team who can provide all the advice and guidance you need. Just get in touch with us using the details below.

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.

What’s it really like?

Life in the Royal Marines Band Service isn't your typical musical career. You'll be the public face of the Naval Service, while also providing logistical and medical support when needed. Pass an audition at the Royal Marine School of Music and you'll be well on your way to becoming a world-class musician. Finding it hard to imagine? There are serving personnel waiting to answer your questions.

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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.

Wondering if you’re ready?

We pride ourselves on the quality of our performance, both on stage and on operations, but that doesn't mean you have to be the finished article as soon as you apply. If you come with the right attitude and motivation, we'll provide all the support you need to start your career in the Royal Marines Band Service.

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Your route to the Royal Marines Band Service

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.