Have a Question About the Government?

The National Contact Center answers your questions about federal agencies, programs, benefits, and services.

If you have a question about federal agencies, programs, benefits, or services, the National Contact Center is only a phone call away.

Call us toll-free at 1-800-FED-INFO—that's 1-800-333-4636—between 8 AM and 8 PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday, except federal holidays.

Recordings of our frequently asked questions are available 24 hours a day, or you can view them online.

If you prefer, you can e-mail your question to us through our web form, and we will answer your question or get you to someone who can. You may also read common questions and answers about U.S. government programs and services in our FAQ database.