Royal Warrant

Hi All,

Not sure if this post is in the correct forum:

I left the Army in Sept 2012, i held the Rank of WO2 for just over 6 months and was sub rank. Can anyone advise me if:

1. I qualify for a royal warrant?

2. If i do , who sends it to me/ how do i apply for it?

I have requested this from my desk officer at mcm div in Glasgow at the time i was leaving, any advice would be appreciated.


Surely as a substantive WO2 the answer is you qualify. Acting or Local rank probably doesnt
well that's my logic but I have no idea really
IIRC you qualify as soon as you get your sub rank. There is a form that goes to APC, am actually in work but Intranet is down, i think anyone can complete it?
Your unit should have applied for it automatically when you completed your CLM. It's not down to the individual. Mine took over 3 years to arrive and only after a reminder to the chief clerk and the RSM. A photocopied piece of garbage duly arrived and is currently rotting in a box in the garage. Try contacting your old desk officer at Glasgow or because you've only been gone a couple of months, your old unit's chief clerk.


As BS says it really isn't worth the crap paper it's written on anymore. Long gone are the days of parchment and a proper signature. Mine took 4 years and plenty of chasing and now resides amongst the rubbish in my loft still in the cardboard roll it arrived in.

Don't waste your time.

Thanks for the info, I finished my time attached to A block, I reckon the RSM there might be a tad busy so i'll give my desk officer a bell again on monday, cheers for the info



I was lucky to have a badge who was on the ball. 4 months it took from Sub rank to receipt. And there are companies out there that'll do it all proper for you, wax seal etc. Good luck with it
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