It was long awaited

The Minister of National Security, The Honourable Dr. Bernard J. Nottage confirmed on 12 December 2014 that promotions and advancements for 371 men and women in the Royal Bahamas Defence Force were approved with effect from 1st October 2014.

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Enviromental Management Plan Update

EMP provides guidelines and information to construction staff and project managers to enable them to adhere to the environmental goals of the project as set by the Government of The Bahamas

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Another Apprehension

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force apprehended over one hundred (100) Haitian migrants around 8:30am this morning, in the ...

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While on routine patrol HMBS Arthur Dion Hanna apprehended a forty seven foot (47-foot) United States registered cabin cruiser (Wolverine III) with two (2) persons on board. Wolverine III was boarded alongside Conch Inn Marina in Abaco and found...

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On successful completion of training, members of the Reserves will be employed by appointment for officers for specified periods as laid down by the minister and by contract or engagement for the enlisted personnel for periods of one (1) year to five (5) yrs.


The Royal Bahamas Defense Force Ranger Program was first introduced in 1995 at the Donald Davis Secondary School as the Ranger Platoon. Its initial perception was to encourage and motivate male students at the junior high level to become productive members of their schools and society.


Interested persons must be a Bahamian Citizen between the ages of 18 to 25 and have a minimum of five (5) B.J.C.’s including Maths and English, all at grade C or above. Candidates are to bring their original documents for verification to the Recruitment Section of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, Coral Harbour.