To obtain records from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a FOIA request may be submitted in writing (reasonably describing the records requested) using the following means:
Email to FOIANGA@nga.mil
Using our request forms located under the "Key Documents" tab.
Hardcopy requests may be sent to the NGA FOIA Program Office via:
Mail: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency FOIA/PA Requester Service Center
7500 GEOINT Drive, MS N22-SISM
Springfield, Virginia 22150-7500
To obtain the status of a request or ask questions about the FOIA process, you may utilize your PAL account, call the FOIA/PA Requester Service Center at 571-557-4141, email your inquiry to FOIANGA@nga.mil, or fax your status inquiry to 571-558-3117.
Requesting records under the Privacy Act (PA):
Privacy Act requests, where you are seeking information on yourself, records related to your security clearance or background investigation, etc. must be submitted IN WRITING, include a SSN and/or DOB and be signed by you. Such requests CANNOT be submitted through this online system. Under some circumstances, a notarized copy of your request and signature may be required. A Privacy Act request form is provided under the Key Documents tab for your convenience.
Additional Privacy Act information can be viewed here.