European Joint Support Unit

European Joint Support Unit

To provide Firm Base support to Service Personnel, civilians and their families serving with NATO, the EU and elsewhere in Europe and Turkey, in order to facilitate success on operations

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BFPO Service Update as at 1200Z 24 Feb 2021
Since the introduction of the new regulations on 1 January 2021, HQ BFPO has been advising customers of customs clearance issues within some EU locations which are being further complicated by items being received in BFPO from UK commercial companies, which do …
LOCAL OVERSEAS ALLOWANCE; OVERSEAS PRIVATE VEHICLE PROVISION POLICY FROM 1 APRIL 2021
Changes to the Local Overseas Allowance (LOA) were announced on 1 February 2021 and will take effect from 1 July 20211.The package includes a new Overseas Private Vehicle Provision (OPVP) to assist SP with access to a private motor vehicle at the …
John C Lord Memorial Lecture – Mental Health and Resilience
Below is a link to the JC LOrd Memorial Lecture delivered by WO1 Glenn Haughton, SEL to the Chiefs of Staff Committee. It covers a plethora of information, will dispel some myths and hopefully encourage people to seek help where they need …
ARMY HQ DIVERSITY, INCLUSION & BEHAVIOURS UPDATE – 19 FEB 21
1.            Army Teamwork. The Army culture is built upon strong values, high standards and the ‘golden thread’ of belonging; it is essential that every member of the Army feels included and part of the team. As an inclusive employer, the Army has a strong …
Armed Forces Covenant Message
From the AF covenant team… Good afternoon to all Covenant Champions! I hope you are coping with lockdown as well as you can.  Please see below some snippets for further dissemination. Strengthening the Covenant in Legislation Yesterday saw the Armed Forces Bill …
Armed Forces Covenant Trust Fund Update – 2
Additional information about new funding programmes announced this week by the Armed Forces Covenant Trust Fund grants of up to £100,000 will soon be available to support charities with an existing track record of helping the Armed Forces Community that have struggled during …
RAF Benevolent Fund Update
DO YOU KNOW HOW WE HELP?View online version Dear Friend,We hope your year is off to a great start despite the current restrictions. The ongoing pandemic has inspired much wider and deeper conversations around mental health, a topic of utmost importance to …
Army Career Management Update
Please find the latest Career Management Update document below. 20210205-CM_Update_Feb_21_FinalDownload
ARMED FORCES COVENANT UPDATE – FEB 21
FINANCIAL SERVICES Motor Insurance All service personnel are reminded to check the small print of their vehicle insurance policies. Some companies have introduced clauses which exclude driving on MOD sites and military bases. If living on base, it is important that insurance companies …
My Expenses App
The My Expenses App on the Defence Gateway is now back up and running.
Your New Travel Service Email Address
American Express GBT – Your New Travel Service Email Address From the change date below, you should use the new American Express GBT email addresses when contacting the travel service. All emails you receive from the travel service will come from the …
EJSU – Togetherall
Please see the following information on ‘Togetherall’- ‘Get support. Take Control. Feel better’.  A safe community to support your mental health 24,7. Togetherall is an online 24/7 community; an anonymous, peer-2-peer platform; supporting a range of mental wellbeing issues, including anxiety, depression, and …
LOA Review UPDATE – Split Pay
Split Net Pay (update) When the new LOA package was first announced on 1 February 2021, the policy included the cessation of Split Net Pay as a routine mechanism to transfer a portion of service personnel pay and allowances into an overseas bank account. …
EJSU SAN 02/21 UK Threat Level
To advise all personnel that the UK Threat Level has beendecreased. 20210208-SAN-0221-UK-Threat-Level-1Download
EJSU – Children’s Mental Health Week
Please find the following links on promoting Children's Mental Health. Children's Mental Health Week is from the 1st-7th Feb 2021: Children's Mental Health Week PosterDownload Promoting Child Mental HealthDownload Here is the link to more information on this event.  
Armed Forces Pension Quarterly Digest
Armed Forces Pension Quarterly Digest attached.

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