Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) Office

The Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) Office is a customer service office available for private industry. FOI operates under a requirement to provide non-proprietary information within twenty working days of request. Direct requests for non-proprietary government information to this office.

Frequently requested information and other materials of public interest are found in the Electronic Reading Room.

Tips for Submitting Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) Requests

  • Always include a point of contact (POC), mailing address, telephone/fax number/extension and email address.
  • Describe the specific records requested in enough detail so that they can be located with a reasonable amount of effort, i.e., name specific solicitation or contract and information wanted such as bid abstract, Section A and/or B, or delivery orders. At time of submitted request, records must exist.
  • Always include a willingness to pay statement. You are responsible for costs incurred over $15.00. You may want to set a dollar amount. If dollar amount is higher than set amount, you will receive notification.
  • Address your letter to the attention of the DLA Disposition Services or DLA Logistics Information Service FOIA Office

Mail, fax, or email your request for to the following address/fax number

DLA Counsel – Disposition Services
Freedom of Information Act Office
74 Washington Avenue N.
Battle Creek, MI 49037-3092
Fax Number:  (269) 961-4534

If you have not received your request within 20 working days, feel free to call our office at (269) 961-4513, to check on the status of your request. Please have your case number available for quick checking. You received this number on a fax, e-mail or regular mail, from DLA Disposition Services FOIA that also states your due date.

When sending in your request, allow enough time for processing and mailing. Regulation allows us 20 working days to respond to your request.