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Central Intelligence Agency, Director of Central Intelligence

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Director of Central Intelligence and Central Intelligence Agency

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By e-mail:
Use our e-mail form to submit questions and comments online.

By postal mail:
Central Intelligence Agency
Office of Public Affairs
Washington, D.C. 20505

By phone:
(703) 482-0623
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., US Eastern time

By fax:
(703) 482-1739
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., US Eastern time
(please include a phone number where we may call you)

To verify a CIA employee's employment:
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ATTN: Employee Verification

The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Office of the Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to DCI or CIA officials outside the Office of Public Affairs as appropriate. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us.

Before contacting us:

  • Please check our index, site map, search feature, or one of the links at the right to locate the information you seek. We do not routinely respond to questions for which answers are found within this Web site.
  • Employment: We do not routinely answer questions about employment beyond the information on this Web site, and we do not routinely answer inquiries about the status of job applications. Recruiting will contact applicants within 45 days if their qualifications meet our needs.
  • Solicitations to transfer large sums of money to your bank account: If you receive a solicitation to transfer a large amount of money from an African nation to your bank account in exchange for a payment of millions of dollars, go to the United States Secret Service web site at for information about the Nigerian Advance Fee Fraud or "4-1-9" Fraud scheme.
  • If you have information which you believe might be of interest to the CIA in pursuit of the CIA's foreign intelligence mission, you may use our e-mail form. We will carefully protect all information you provide, including your identity. The CIA, as a foreign intelligence agency, does not engage in U.S. domestic law enforcement.

  • If you have information relating to Iraq which you believe might be of interest to the U.S. Government, please contact us through the Iraqi Rewards Program - .
Key Links





World Factbook

Iraqi Rewards Program



Freedom of Information Act

Eagle Scout Letters

Research Paper Reference

Financial Crimes