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Nationality Requirements for Career Options

Officer
Specialisation or
Branch of Choice
Full
British
British/
Dual
Common-
wealth/Irish
Warfare Officer - General Service Yes Yes  
Warfare Officer - Submarine Service Yes    
Warfare Officer - Pilot Yes Yes  
Warfare Officer - Observer Yes Yes  
Warfare Officer - Air Traffic Control Yes Yes  
Supply Officer Yes Yes  
Engineering Officer - Marine Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Officer - Weapon Yes Yes  
Engineering Officer - Air Yes Yes  
Information Systems Officer Yes Yes  
Training Management Officer Yes Yes Yes
Doctor/Dentist/Nurse- Officer Yes Yes Yes
All Submarine Officers Yes    
Royal Marines Officer Yes Yes  

Rating/Other Rank
Specialisation or Branch of Choice Full British British/ Dual Common- wealth/Irish
Operator Mechanic * - General Yes Yes  
Operator Mechanic * - Submarine Yes Yes  
MEM - General Yes Yes Yes
MEM - Submarine Yes    
AET Yes Yes  
Chef - General Yes Yes Yes
Chef - Submarine Yes Yes  
Steward - General Yes Yes Yes
Steward - Submarine Yes Yes  
Stores Accountant - General Yes Yes Yes
Stores Accountant - Submarine Yes Yes  
Writer - General Yes Yes  
Writer - Submarine Yes Yes  
Diver Yes Yes  
Naval Airman (Aircraft Handler) Yes Yes Yes
Naval Airman (Survival Equipment) Yes Yes  
AE Artificer Yes Yes  
WE Artificer - General Yes Yes  
WE Artificer - Submarine Yes Yes  
ME Artificer - General Yes Yes Yes
ME Artificer - Submarine Yes Yes  
Communications Technician * Yes Yes  
Medical Assistant - General Yes Yes Yes
Medical Assistant - Submarine Yes    
Dental Surgery Assistant Yes Yes Yes
Nurse Yes Yes Yes
Royal Marines & Royal Marines Band Service Yes Yes Yes
The following RM sub-specialisations
require specific Nationality Requirements
     
RM Communications Technician Yes    
RM Yoeman of Signals Yes Yes  
RM Combat Intelligence Yes Yes  
RM Information Systems Yes Yes  
Clerks * Yes Yes  
Signals * Yes Yes  

* Additional restrictions apply - contact AFCO for full details