Monday, 25 January 2016

Civil Service Pensions Information

Civil Service Pensions published two new guides on the 11 January 2016: "You have joined the Civil Service Pension scheme…what happens now?" and "How can I take control of my retirement…by building up added pension?" Please visit CSP Quick-Start website ( to view these guides and for more information on the series.

Friday, 22 January 2016

Vehicle Licencing Office - Open Letter

This is an open letter from the OC VLO to the BFG community

Hello, and a very Happy New Year to you from everyone at British Forces Germany’s Vehicle Licensing Office (VLO).

As OC VLO, I am often asked questions on vehicle insurance and more recently, the Aral Fuel Card. I thought it might be worth addressing some of these questions publically and in doing so, perhaps dispel a few rumours. I’m also going to offer some advice that just may help you out of a jam in the future. First up…

Thursday, 21 January 2016

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Monday, 4 January 2016

Opening a Sparkasse Account

Opening a Sparkasse Bank Account – January 2016 Please be aware that as of 1st January 2016 all military personnel, dependents, civilian staff and NAAFI employees, who wish to open a Sparkasse bank account, must now also take their National Insurance Number. You will not be able to open an account without the following documents: Passport, ID Card and National Insurance Number.

Under 19?