How To Check The Status Of Your Request (FOIA)

Welcome to the new CIA Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Electronic Reading Room.  Be sure to bookmark this site, and note that our former URL will be decommissioned in the near future.

In December 2005, President George W. Bush signed Executive Order 13392 "Improving Agency Disclosure of Information." In that Order, President Bush mandated that each agency establish a "FOIA Requester Service Center."

To check on the status of your FOIA request, contact the CIA's FOIA Requester Service Center at 703-613-1287 or write to the FOIA Requester Service Center:

FOIA Requester Service Center
Washington, D.C. 20505