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MCIPAC is no longer using FOIAOnline to process FOIA requests.

FOIA and Privacy Act requests must now be submitted in writing via mail or email.
When submitting your requests, please carefully follow the instructions below:

1) Label your request “FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST.”  This should be placed as the subject line of your email, or if mailing your request, at the top of your request document and on the envelope.

2) Within the body of your email or written request:
a. Describe the specific record(s) you are seeking with enough detail so that a knowledgeable agency official may locate the record(s) with a reasonable amount of effort.  Such detail should include descriptive information, timeframe to be searched, name of agency holding the record, and any other pertinent information that may assist in identifying the subject of the request.

b. State your willingness to pay all fees or those up to a specified amount or provide justification to support a fee waiver.

c. Include your name, mailing address, personal email address, and telephone number.

3) Submit your request by email:

4) Submit your request by mail:for
Office of the Staff Judge Advocation
Attn: Freedom of Information Office
Marine Corps Installations Pacific
Unit 35001, Box 1
FPO AP 96373-5001

FOR THOSE WHO ALREADY SUBMITTED REQUESTS THROUGH FOIAONLINE:  If your request was still open at the time of FOIAOnline’s decommissioning, my office is continuing to process your request, however, all correspondence will now move through the MCIPAC FOIA OMB,


Freedom Of Information Office
Office of the Staff Judge Advocate 
Marine Corps Installations Pacific  
Unit 35001 Box 1 FPO AP 96373- 5001 

DSN: 315-645-7461/2
Cell: 098-970-7461/2

Camp Foster 
Building One
Room Five

GENERAL INFORMATION 5 U.S.C. § 552(a)(2)(A) Records - Final opinions and orders made in the adjudication of cases that may be cited, used, or relied upon as precedents in future adjudications

*Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals


5 U.S.C. § 552 (a)(2)(B) Records - Statements of policy and interpretations that have been adopted by the agency and are not published in the Federal Register

*Secretary of the Navy Instruction 5720.42G  

*Directive Type Memoranda


5 U.S.C. § 552 (a)(2)(C) Records – Administrative staff manuals and instructions, or portions thereof, that establish DoD policy or interpretations of policy that affect the public

*United States Marine Corps (USMC) Orders, Directives and Marine Administrative Messages

*Department of the Navy Issuances

*Department of Defense Publications

*Joint Staff Publications

5 U.S.C. § 552 (a)(2)(D) Records – Records released to the public, under the FOIA, that are or will likely become the subject of subsequent requests