Due to COVID-19 employees are on telework and have no access to requests sent by regular mail or requests sent by facsimile.  We ask that requesters submit FOIA request electronically to FOIA-Central@hq.doe.gov or by using the electronic FOIA request form below.

Submit a Freedom of Information Act request through the electronic request form

You may also mail in your FOIA request to the following address:

FOIA Requester Service Center
1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Mail Stop MA-46
Washington, DC 20585

Or by facsimile at (202) 586-0575. If you have any questions, please give us a call at (202) 586-5955.

If you would like to obtain the date received by this office, the estimated completion date or any additional information related to your request you should contact the FOIA Requester Service Center at this location.  If you submitted your request to a component of the DOE, or if you submitted a request to this office and it has been transferred to a component of the DOE to be processed, please contact the FOIA Requester Service Center at the location.


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