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U.S. Office of Personnel Management - Recruiting, Retaining and Honoring a World-Class Workforce to Serve the American People

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About OpenOPM

We are sharing information, hearing and implementing ideas, and engaging in ongoing conversation with our stakeholders. Together, we will fulfill our mission: “Recruit, Retain and Honor a World-Class Workforce to Serve the American People.” More

About OPM

OPM is the human resources agency for the executive branch of the federal government. More

About Open Government

Learn more about efforts to make our government more transparent, participatory, and collaborative. More

Did You Know?

A Federal civilian employee may only file a pay or leave claim with OPM after receiving a denial from the agency. More

Federal civilian employee pay and leave claims must be filed in writing and signed by either the claimant or their duly appointed representative. More

Living quarters allowance (LQA) is intended to be a recruitment incentive. It is not an entitlement. More

Open Government Plan

Read and comment on our plan to make OPM more open in ways that include collaborating with the public, providing searchable FAQs, and implementing an award-winning flagship initiative. More

See How We’re Doing

On this page, you will find timelines and assessments of OPM’s open government efforts. More

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