Personal living conditions on the island are excellent. Personnel are normally assigned permanent rooms upon arrival, in some cases temporary rooms are assigned. All personnel are assigned private quarters.
All BEQs have a common lounge with a color TV, pool table and kitchenette. The BEQs are also equipped with an adequate amount of washers and dryers. No open cooking or flame producing cookware is permitted in the BEQs. However, personal microwave ovens, popcorn poppers and coffee pots are authorized. All rooms are equipped with a television and a VCR/DVD combo.
All quarters are assigned through the Billeting Office on Diego Garcia. The office is open 24 hours a day and has individuals assigned to help you with any housing problems you may have.