Armed Police Force

Armed Police Force

APF (Armed Police Force) was established on 9th Magh, 2057 with a view to safeguarding the nation and securing the life and property of the citizens. Beginning with 9,934 security personnel, now it has reached around 36,000 of them. This force remaining under the head office has been deployed in five Brigades, 38 Companies, 28 Battalions, 21 Border Security Offices, and 87 Border out posts across the nation.

Developed a para-military force, it is the first of its kind and renders its service in diverse fields ranging from military activities (if necessary) security to the nation, crisis management, disaster management and security to people of high profile and others. Therefore, it has been a centre of attraction to many aspiring youths in Nepal. Apart from it, dedicated, brave, intelligent and efficient candidates, once recruited to it, have ample opportunities such as: participation in the UN peace keeping mission, children’s education in its affiliated schools, free health in its own hospital etc.

It regulates its recruiting system every year to fulfill its human resource.


  • Jaycees Building, Thapathali Kathmandu
  • 01-4219090