1. Enlistment of officers and sailors into Marine Battalion as follows;
(1) Officers. Enlistment of officer to Marine Battalion will be from Patrolman branch through, cadet, KDU, Direct, upper yardman and Service entry.
(2) Sailors. Enlistment of sailors to the Marine Battalion will be from Patrolman branch as Able Patrolman with regular recruit batches.
(3) Service Company - Enlistment of officers and sailors to the Marine Battalion service will be depended upon vacancies. All officers and sailors of the service company should undergone basic Marine Battalion course.
All personnel joining to Marine Battalion will be required to complete the Marine Battalion aptitude test as per Annex ‘H’.
The date of joining Marine Battalion from other branches will be the date on which the Marine Battalion Qualifying course commenced.
Service Company-officers and sailors must serve maximum two years from the joining date to the Marine Battalion .