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What is the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)?

The Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) offers mediation services to resolve disputes between FOIA requesters and agencies as an alternative to litigation. OGIS also reviews agency FOIA compliance, policies, and procedures and makes recommendations for improvement. The Office is a part of the National Archives and Records Administration, and was created by Congress as part of the OPEN Government Act. Contact OGIS in any of the following ways:

National Archives and Records Administration
Office of Government Information Services
8601 Adelphi Road
College Park, Maryland  20740-6001

Telephone: (202) 741-5770
Fax:   (202) 741-5769
Toll-free:   (877) 684-6448
Email:  ogis@nara.gov  
Web: https://www.archives.gov/ogis

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