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Selective Service Contact Information


For Information Regarding Registrations:

CHECK OUR FAQs: If you wish to contact the  Selective Service System regarding questions about registration or other agency  related issues, please visit our FAQs pages first. It is likely that someone has  asked your same question previously or one similar to yours. You can search the  site for your question at Frequently Asked Questions.

Checking the FAQ pages for your answer greatly reduces the time it takes for you to receive your answer, and frees Agency resources.


NOTE:  For all purposes, this website uses the Eastern Standard Time (EST) for the hours of operations. Take into consideration the TIME ZONE from which you are attempting to call our offices.

BY  PHONE: The best way to contact the Registration Information Office is by phone, during normal business hours: 

Man with phone headset answering a callSelective Service’s Registration Information Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, except Federal Holidays

 847-688-6888
 1-888-655-1825 toll-free


BY  MAIL: If you are responding to a letter and need to provide documentation,  please mail it to:

     Selective Service System
     Data  Management Center
     P.O.  Box 94638
     Palatine, IL 60094-4638


BY  EMAIL: If you have a general question which was not answered on our  frequently asked questions page: Frequently Asked Questions, then you can send an email to the Registration Information Office.

Please understand for security reasons our customer service representatives are unable to correspond regarding specific issues which involve personally identifiable information (social security number, date of birth, address, etc.) over email.

DMCSupport@sss.gov
DMCEspanol@sss.gov (Spanish)


VERIFY A REGISTRATION: The easiest way to register or check your registration  status (with a social security number) is to visit our website online at:

Verify Now


For Other Specific Information:

What you need: How to get it
Your Selective Service number Call: 847-688-6888 or toll-free: 1-888-655-1825

Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST.
Have your date of birth and social security number handy.
Proof of registration Call: 847-688-6888 or toll-free: 1-888-655-1825
  
Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST. Listen carefully to the directions of the voice processing system and select the option to get your own Selective Service number. Also see Proof of Registration.
To change your address Fill out a Selective Service change of address form at any post office. Please send to:

Selective Service System
P.O. Box 94638
Palatine, IL 60094-4638.

Or, change your address online, click HERE .
For copies of news releases, brochures, annual reports, fact sheets, or other informational materials Email : Selective Service's Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs at Information@sss.gov.

Federal Relay Service
1-800-877-8339
Spanish Federal Relay Service
1-800-845-6136

Hours of operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., EST.
Draft records See Records page.
Non-Registration Questions Public and Intergovernmental Affairs
Selective Service System
National Headquarters
Arlington, Virginia 22209-2425
  
E-mail: Information@sss.gov
For historical information and/or induction statistics Email: Selective Service's Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs at Information@sss.gov.

Federal Relay Service
1-800-877-8339
Spanish Federal Relay Service
1-800-845-6136

Hours of operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., EST. See also Induction Statistics .
To get your local board number, classification status, location of registration

For men born prior to 1960, this information can be obtained by writing to:

National Archives & Records Administration

National Archives at St. Louis

ATTN: RL-SL
P.O. Box 38757
St. Louis, MO 63138-0757

 

Men Born Before 1960: Records Request

None of this information is available for men born during or after 1960, because the draft ended before these men reached draft age.

Small Business

Point of Contact

Roderick Lawrence

Roderick.Lawrence@sss.gov

For Section 508 Web site inquiries or comments Email : Selective Service's Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs at Information@sss.gov.

Federal Relay Service
1-800-877-8339
Spanish Federal Relay Service
1-800-845-6136

Hours of operation: 8:00a.m. to 4:30 p.m., EST.