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Festive Hours: Please note that our office will be closed from 5 pm on Friday 21st December 2018 until 9 am on Wednesday 2nd January inclusive. During this period you can still send queries or applications by email to contact@scoaf.org.uk, and we will get back to you when we reopen in the New Year. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Welcome to the Office of the Service Complaints Ombudsman for the Armed Forces

The Ombudsman provides independent and impartial oversight of the Service complaints system for members of the UK Armed Forces

Latest news and blog posts

Backlog Update

As of 29 November, we have 142 unallocated substance and maladministration cases, which is another increase in last month.

Anti-Bullying Week

November 12th-16th is National Anti-Bullying Week. It is a week dedicated to talking about the effects of bullying and strategies to stop it. As the Service Complaints Ombudsman for the Armed Forces, many of the complaints dealt with by my office concern allegations of bullying.