Filing an EEO Complaint of Discrimination

The Office of Civil Rights has established the National Intake Unit for current and former employees and applicants who wish to initiate the EEO Pre-Complaint process. To initiate the process, you may fill out the form below, send an email to ACR Complaint Services, or call 1 (888) WK-IT-OUT (1 (888) 954-8688) or 1 (800) 877-8339 (TTY relay service). The hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday except for holidays. If you need to contact us during non-operational hours, please leave a voicemail and a counselor will return your call within the next business day.

Pre-Complaint Process

Pre-Complaint of Discrimination

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Last, First Middle Initial

Duty station
First-level supervisor
Second-level supervisor
Preferred methods and times for a counselor to contact you
Methods Methods:
Times Times (MF):
Employee status
Previous complaint
I have filed a previous complaint

Current Complaint

Grievances/complaints already filed
Formal administrative grievance
Union grievance
Accountability Board
Merit Systems Protections Board

If you have a representative, you must complete a Designation of Representative Form before we are able to communicate with him or her. Please request this form from your EEO Intake Specialist when you are contacted.

Representative is an attorney

Business address

Management official responsible for the alleged discrimination

Duty station address

First-level supervisor of the management official responsible for the alleged discrimination
Types of the alleged discrimination
Disability: mental
Disability: physical
Equal Pay Act
Genetic information
National origin
Non-EEO: marital status
Non-EEO: other
Non-EEO: sex LGBT
Non-EEO: sexual orientation
Pregnancy Discrimination Act
Section 508 compliance and accessibility
Claims or forms of the alleged discrimination
Complaint details

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