Defense Supply Center Richmond is operating under The Health Protection Condition (HPCON) Charlie (C) effective Thursday, July 28, 2022.  All those entering DSCR (civilian employees, military, contractors, visitors) are required to wear a mask inside of any building - regardless of vaccination status. Masks must fall within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. Click in the banner for more information.     Posted July 28, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. 
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DSCR Information Line

804-279-3861


DSCR Official Address
6090 Strathmore Road
Richmond, Virginia 23237

Visitors / Pass and ID Office

Defense Supply Center Richmond is the headquarters of Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and home to a variety of other DLA, Department of Defense and other federal organizations.

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Special Notice

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic and CDC guidance regarding social distancing, the DSCR Visitor Center is currently issuing CAC/Retiree/Military Dependent identification by appointment only.  Service by appointment enables the Visitor Center to continue to support customers in an effective manner while ensuring maximum safety for customers and employees.  We appreciate your patience and cooperation in the current environment.

NEW: To make an appointment, please visit the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) appointment scheduler at the following website:https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/  

The issuance of DBIDS Cards and passes for official visits continue to be issued without appointments.  

Contact: Brian L. Bullock, DSCR Physical Security and Visitor Center, (804) 279-1010 or (804) 802-2776, email Brian.L.Bullock@dla.mil 

DSCR Entrances

Visitor Center

Building 210 is located outside the center’s North Gate off Strathmore Road, which is South off Chippenham Parkway (State Route 150).

Open 0630 to 1630

Monday – Friday

Closed weekends and federal holidays

804-279-4754

East Gate

8000 Route 1, Richmond, Virginia
Open 0530-1730 
Monday – Friday
Closed Weekends and Holidays.

Employees and visitors with a valid DoD identification card may enter through the East Gate.

North Gate

Intersection of Strathmore Road and G Road, North Chesterfield, Virginia
Open 24 hours, including weekends and holidays
DSCR visitors without a valid DoD identification card must process through the Visitor Center during business hours and through the North Gate after normal business hours.

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Directions to DSCR Visitor Center and North Gate

For non-DoD identification card holder

Defense Supply Center Richmond is located just south of the city of Richmond and is accessible from any direction. However, only those with DoD identification cards may enter through the center's East Gate at 8000 Route 1, Richmond, Virginia (U.S. Route 1/301).

Visitors and other individuals without DoD identification cards must enter the installation through its North Gate off Strathmore Road, just off Chippenham Parkway (Route 150).

GPS Notes

If you are using GPS and enter Defense Supply Center Richmond, it will take you to East Gate at 8000 Route 1, Richmond, Virginia, which is an access control point for DoD identification card holders only.

For non-DoD ID card holders, enter 6090 Strathmore Road, Richmond, Virginia in your GPS.

Visitors are required to stop at the Visitor Center on the right prior to coming through the gate. The staff in the visitor’s center will need to see a valid driver's license or other valid government issued Real ID Act compliant photo identification card, current vehicle registration form and proof of insurance. Once you have your visitor’s badge, you will proceed on post and show the card to the DLA Police at the gate.

  • Take I-95 South to Richmond
  • Following I-95 South to exit 67
  • Take Route 150 (Chippenham Parkway) approximately one mile to the Strathmore Road exit
    Note: you will see signs for DSCR/DDRV
  • Turn left at the stop sign
  • Keep right at the fork in the road and proceed towards DSCR’s North Gate
  • Take I-95 North to exit 67
  • Take Route 150 (Chippenham Parkway) approximately one mile to the Strathmore Road exit
    Note: you will see signs for DSCR/DDRV
  • Turn left at the stop sign. Keep right at the fork in the road and proceed straight
  • Proceed North past the center to Chippenham Parkway. Do not attempt to enter through the East Gate. Only registered vehicles and those with DoD official badges may enter through that gate.
  • Take Chippenham Parkway North and travel approximately one mile to the Strathmore Road exit.
  • You will exit to the right and travel approximately 100 yards to a stop sign.
  • Turn left at the stop sign and proceed straight through to the North Gate.
  • Take I-64 East to Route 288 South to I-95 North
  • Take I-95 North to Exit 67
  • Take Route 150 (Chippenham Parkway) approximately one mile to the Strathmore Road exit
    Note: you will see signs for DSCR/DDRV
  • Turn left at the stop sign
  • Keep right at the fork in the road and proceed towards DSCR’s North Gate
  • Head South on Chippenham Parkway
  • Take the Strathmore Road exit
    Note: you will see signs for DSCR/DDRV
  • Take immediate right to stay on Strathmore Road
    Note: you will see a small sign for DSCR/DDRV
  • Make a left at the first left onto G Road and proceed towards DSCR’s North Gate
  • Turn left onto Airport Drive
  • Turn right at the stop sign at Charles City Road
  • Turn left at the stop light at Laburnum Avenue
  • Keep on Route 895, following signs to Chippenham Parkway
  • There is a toll on Pocahontas Bridge
  • On Chippenham Parkway, travel approximately one mile to the Strathmore Road Exit
  • Turn left at the stop sign. Keep right at the fork in the road and proceed straight through to DSCR’s North Gate

Security Notice

Guns, knives and weapons of any kind are prohibited on Defense Supply Center Richmond.

Credentialing and Access-Related Information

  • For information about DoD identification card eligibility, please visit the DoD identification card website: CAC.mil
  • To receive a temporary visitor’s pass, drivers must present a valid driver’s license.  
  • Non-drivers must present a valid government-issued Real ID Act compliant photo identification card.  With few exceptions, all state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards are valid for use in accessing federal installations and facilities. For more information on Real ID Act, please visit these sites: REAL ID | Homeland Security (dhs.gov) and REAL ID FAQs | Homeland Security (dhs.gov)
  • All temporary access credentials to DSCR and non-DoD identification cards must be sponsored by an authorized DoD representative.  
  • All commercial vehicles must enter through the commercial vehicle gate off Chippenham Parkway onto the Strathmore Road entrance to the DSCR Installation.

Media

All civilian media must have approval and a Public Affairs escort prior to entering DSCR. Contact the Public Affairs Office at  804-279-3139 to make accommodations.