SELF-HELP TOOLS are available to answer frequently asked questions, like "What item do I need? Is that item available?" or "Where's my stuff? And how do I report a problem?" 

The DLA CUSTOMER INTERACTION CENTER is the “One Call Resolution” for all logistics issues related to DLA, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including government holidays.
  • Toll Free: 1-877-DLA-CALL (1-877-352-2255)
  • DSN CONUS/OCONUS: 877-352-2255
  • Commercial: 269-704-7921
  • Email: dlacontactcenter@dla.mil
Looking to reach a specific office? DLA's Contact Us page has agencywide phone numbers organized by office.

As the nation’s combat logistics support agency, the Defense Logistics Agency manages the global supply chain – from raw materials to end user to disposition – for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, 10 combatant commands, other federal agencies, and partner and allied nations. DLA is a global enterprise – wherever the United States has a significant military presence, DLA is there to support.

New to working with DLA? The buttons above provide tools to answer some of the most common questions.

  • DLA At A Glance provides a quick look at what the agency does.
  • About DLA provides information on DLA's locations worldwide.

A trainer in front of a videoteleconference screen, linking to the Logistics Information Services training page

Logistics Information Services training is available for working with DLA and many products, services and applications it offers, in a variety of formats throughout the year.

Small Business training is also available to small businesses that work with DLA's Aviation and Land and Maritime purchasing activities through the Training Knowledge Opportunities system.




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Resource Description
FedMall Provides access to requisitions, research, and tracking tools for DLA inventory
Disposition Services Excess property reutilization, transfer and demilitarization; does environmental disposal and reuse
Find a disposition location Find a location to dispose of military equipment
Law enforcement support Facilitating the transfer of excess DoD equipment to law enforcement agencies
Logistics applications EFOIA Electronic versions of documents used in Logistics Information Services applications
Disposition Services EFOIA Electronic versions of documents requested through DLA Disposition Services
iRAPT Invoice, Receipt, Acceptance, and Property Transfer for electronic invoicing, receipt, and acceptance
Document Services Supports automated document production, printing services, digital conversion and document storage
eProcurement Provides the DLA Automated Master Solicitation and other requirement and procurement documents
Service members receive assistance turning in equipment on palletsThe Digital DSR is your turn-in toolkit for a seamless turn-in experience with DLA Disposition Services, and has everything you need to turn in excess military property.

More assistance on specific turn-in areas:

DLA News

Annual event focuses on families and fun
Two willing audience members participate in the jugglers' performance during HQC Family Day activities. Photo by Phil Prater.
June 21, 2019 - More than 8,000 employees and guests participated in the McNamara Headquarters Complex's annual Family Day event June 20.

DLA Land and Maritime Commander hosts industry leaders for strategic supply chain discussions
Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John Palmer facilitates discussions during the June 18 Industry Roundtable held in the commander’s conference room on the Defense Supply Center Columbus. Leaders from Land and Maritime’s Strategic Supplier Alliance gathered to exchange ideas and activities impacting logistics support to America’s military services.
June 21, 2019 - DLA Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John Palmer and members of his leadership team hosted key decision makers from eight of Land and Maritime’s Strategic Supplier Alliance partners June 18 at DSCC. SSAs are proven partners who’re committed to working with Land and Maritime to provide superior logistics support to America’s military services.

DLA Aviation ‘policy wizard’ becomes Hall of Fame member
Dorothy Jean Lohr, a DLA Aviation procurement analyst known to most as the
June 21, 2019 - Dorothy Jean Lohr, a DLA Aviation procurement analyst who began her career as a GS-4 secretary, became known to colleagues as the "Wizard of Policy," due to her integral role and expertise in automated acquisition. She will be inducted into the DLA Hall of Fame June 26.

Olmstead assumes command of DLA Distribution Red River, Texas
Army Lt. Col. Seth M. Olmstead, commander, DLA Distribution Red River, Texas.
June 21, 2019 - In a change of command ceremony June 20, Army Lt. Col. Seth M. Olmstead assumed command of DLA

From the 19th century to now, Troop Support embroiderers continue Betsy Ross’ flag making legacy
DLA Troop Support embroidery specialist Kuo Nam Lo works on a presidential flag alongside a Betsy Ross interpreter during a Flag Day event at the Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania June 14, 2019. Troop Support flag makers educated Betsy Ross House visitors on the mission of the Flag Room and symbolism of the presidential flag on display during the Flag Day event.
June 21, 2019 - As Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support’s history dates back to 1800 with the construction of the Schuylkill Arsenal in Philadelphia, so does its partnership with American flag maker Betsy Ross.

Chamberlain awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Army Lt. Col. Jeffrey P. Chamberlain was awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal at DLA Distribution Red River, Texas.
June 20, 2019 - In a ceremony held June 20, Army Lt. Col. Jeffrey P. Chamberlain was awarded the Defense Meritorious

Army veteran shares personal story, promotes diversity during LGBT Pride event
Army veteran Mary Ann Murdock shares personal story, promotes diversity during LGBT Pride event.
June 20, 2019 - Mary Ann Murdock retired from the Army with 24 years of service and a secret that could’ve cost her everything. She shared her story with McNamara Headquarters Complex employees June 19.

DLA Distribution commander lauded for establishing forward-deployed teams
Former Defense Logistics Agency Distribution commander retired Army Maj. Gen. Michael J. Lally III will be inducted into the DLA Hall of Fame June 26.
June 20, 2019 - Former Defense Logistics Agency Distribution commander retired Army Maj. Gen. Michael J. Lally III will be inducted into the DLA Hall of Fame June 26 for his numerous accomplishments including establishing four DLA distribution centers.

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