Our Armed Forces

Honouring the Military Covenant

  • We will resource fully our military assets and personnel.
  • UKIP will guarantee those who have served in the Armed Forces for a minimum of 12 years a job in the police force, prison service or border force
  • UKIP will change the points system for social housing to give priority to ex-service men and women and those returning from active service.
  • A Veterans Department will bring together all veterans services to ensure servicemen and women get the after-service care they deserve.
  • Veterans are to receive a Veterans’ Service Card to ensure they are fast tracked for mental health care and services, if needed.
  • All entitlements will be extended to servicemen recruited from overseas.
  • UKIP supports a National Service Medal for all those who have served in the armed forces.