Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)


During the federal government’s maximum telework flexibilities operating status, the U.S. Department of Labor has limited capacity to process FOIA requests and appeals received through hard copy delivery (e.g., fax, courier service, postal mail). Please submit FOIA requests by email to and FOIA appeals by email to



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