File A Privacy Act Appeal

If DFAS denied your PA request fully or in part, you have the right to appeal the determination to our agency appellate authority.

  • Appeal must be postmarked within 90 calendar days of the date of our denial letter
  • You must include
    • Denial letter
    • Statement as to why your appeal should be granted
  • Clearly mark ‘PA Appeal’ on all correspondence

Submit your appeal using one of the methods below

Postal Mail
Director, Corporate Communications
DFAS-ZC/IN (PA Appeal)
8899 East 56th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150


(317) 275-0391

** If we denied your request for noncompliance with Privacy Act requirements, our denial letter explains what you must do to obtain the records or details why the records are not releasable pursuant to Permitted Exemptions.

Page Updated August 17, 2023