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Armed Forces: Recruitment

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 149442, tabled on 29 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what estimate he has made of when the Defence Recruitment System will again be operational online.

Answered on

19 April 2022

The Army, in collaboration with Defence Digital, is working hard to resume digital recruiting through the Defence Recruitment System (DRS) as soon as possible. In the meantime, the Army has enacted its Business Continuity Plan, while DRS remains offline.

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