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Navy Uniform Regulations
Summary of Changes


Summary of Changes contain revisions to NAVPERS 15665J, Navy Uniform Regulations.  These revisions incorporate policy established via NAVADMIN or other directive, correct noted policy discrepancies, or provide updated verbiage to clarify uniform or grooming policies. 

To view and download each Summary of Change, click the hyperlinks below.

Summary of Change Date

Primary Changes or Uniform Items Updated

Wear of earrings for males; hairstyles; beards; head coverings; prescription glasses and sunglasses; wristwatches; identification marking accents; circumstances for wear of covers; female dress shoes; male competition swimwear; Command-at-Sea and Command Ashore/Project Manager insignia; and provisions for wear of identification badges.
Hosiery wear update; Grooming Standards for retirees update; Optional wear of white slacks for females update; Metal Insignia images and verbiage update. 
20 December 2022 Authorized female earrings; Female Officer and CPO white skirts authorized wear; Dinner Dress Blue/White Jacket uniform prescribed wear; Embroidered Chest Rank Insignia manner and occasion for wear; Female footwear (Pumps and Flats) manner of wear; Necktab manner of wear with Maternity Service Dress Blue uniform; Breast Insignia; Cold Weather Parka occasion for wear.
21 August 2023 Wear of the Navy Working Uniform (NWU) Type III and Navy flight suit in the National Capital Region (NCR).


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