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ONI’s Public Affairs Officer (PAO) is the point of contact for media queries. The PAO can be reached at 301-669-4002, by email at  ONI_Media_Inquiries@us.navy.mil.


Reporters on deadline please include as much information as possible, including your name, media affiliation/publication, questions, phone number, email address, and deadline.

U.S. Navy Public Affairs

Members of the media may direct national and international media requests to the Navy Office of Information (CHINFO) News Desk by submitting your request online at http://www.navy.mil/local/chinfo/.


Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests

To submit a FOIA request, visit our FOIA page. For information on how to submit a FOIA request, please refer to FOIA.gov.


Employment or Salary Verifications

All employment or salary verifications must be initiated by the employee through the MyBiz site. Lenders, social service agency representatives, landlords, and others must work through the employee to obtain employment and/or salary verification information.


Official Personnel Files

Separated civilian employees (non-retirees) may request access to their official personnel files (after 120 days from separation date), either in person or electronically, from the National Personnel Records Center.

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