Navy: Reserve Forces

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 9th January 2018.

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Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many members of the Maritime Reserve qualified for their annual bounty in (a) 2012-13, (b) 2013-14, (c) 2014-15 and (d) 2015-16; how many members in each such year were in the (i) Royal Naval Reserve and (ii) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many members of the Maritime Reserve who received their annual bounties in (a) April 2013, (b) April 2014, (c) April 2015 and (d) April 2016 qualified for (i) Year 1, (ii) Year 2, (iii) Year 3 and 4 and (iv) Year 5; how much in each such April were (A) Royal Naval Reserve and (B) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the strength of the Maritime Reserve was in (a) April 2016, (b) April 2015, (c) April 2014, (d) April 2013 and (e) April 2012; what number and proportion in each year were (i) Phase 1, (ii) Phase 2 and (iii) not yet trained; what proportion of each such category were (A) Royal Naval and (B) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many and what proportion of the strength of the Maritime Reserve were on Full Time Reserve Contracts in (a) April 2013, (b) April 2014, (c) April 2015, (d) April 2016 and (e) April 2017; how many of those people in each such year were (i) home and (ii) full commitment; of those how many were (A) Royal Naval and (B) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many and what proportion of the strength of the Maritime Reserve were on Additional Duties Contracts in (a) April 2013, (b) April 2014, (c) April 2015, (d) April 2016 and (e) April 2017; how many in each such year were (i) Royal Naval and (ii) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many of the Maritime Reserve strength in (a) April 2013, (b) April 2014, (c) April 2015, (d) April 2016 and (e) 2017 were ex-regulars on the Regular to Reserve bonus scheme; of those people in each such year how many were (i) Royal Naval Reserve and (ii) Royal Marine Reserve; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the average size of a ships company is in the Royal Naval Reserve.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the average size is of a Royal Marine Reserve (a) Company and (b) Battalion.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the average number of days is a Royal Naval Reservist needs to serve to qualify for their bounty.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the average number of days is that a Royal Marine Reservist needs to serve to qualify for their bounty.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many Reserve Service Days were undertaken by the Maritime Reserve in (a) 2012-13, (b) 2013-14, (c) 2014-2015, (d) 2015-16 and (e) 2016-2017; and for each of those years how many of those days were undertaken by the (i) Royal Naval Reserve and (ii) Royal Marine Reserve.

Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the average number of Reserve Service Days committed to recruitment by the Maritime Reserve was for (a) Individual Reservists, (b) Ships Companies, (c) Royal Marine Reserve companies and (d) Royal Marine Reserve battalions in (i) 2012-13, (ii) 2013-14, (iii) 2014-15, (iv) 2015-16 and (v) 2016-17; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Mark Lancaster Mark Lancaster The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

It will take some time to collate and analyse the relevant information to respond to your questions. I will write to the hon. Member with a substantive response once this process is complete.

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