Apply for a veterans badge

Last updated: 21 July 2017

The Armed Forces lapel badge is for veterans to show that they served in the UK armed forces.

How to apply

You can apply for the badge through the Ministry of Defence (MOD) by downloading the application form.

You can also contact the MOD about your veterans badge application at:

MOD Medal Office – Veterans Badges
Freephone (UK): 0808 1914 218
Telephone (from overseas): +44 1253 866 043
Fax: 01452 510 871
Email: dbs-modmo-vetsbadge@mod.uk

You can't apply for the veterans badge by email.