The number of redress of grievance cases that have been withdrawn1 having reached higher authority or service board level between 30 April 2005 and 1 May 2006 are shown in the following table. Records of grievances raised and withdrawn at unit level are not held centrally.
1 The term “withdrawn” describes a complaint that was neither settled nor rejected, but was withdrawn by the complainant before action was completed.
Armed force Number Royal Navy 6 Army 19 Royal Air Force 4
Royal Air Force