Freedom Of Information Act

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Department of Interior FOIA regulations, instructions, and general information can be found on the Department of the Interior's FOIA page. (Note DOI has issued new FOIA regulations effective January 30, 2013)
NPS Uses Multi-track Processing of FOIA Requests- In accordance with 43 CFR 2.15, the NPS uses four processing tracks based on the amount of time required for a request to be processed: Simple, 1-5 workdays; Normal, 20 workdays; Complex, over 20 workdays; and Exceptional / Voluminous which will take over 60 workdays to process.

NPS FOIA Library
Current and completed FOIA Materials. Formerly known as FOIA Reading Room.

NPS FOIA Officers
If you would like to file a FOIA request, please contact a NPS FOIA Officer. Vicksburg National Military Park is located in the Southeast Region.

To send a FOIA request electronically, contact us.

FOIA Fee Information:

The Department's bureaus and offices are authorized to charge fees to requesters in order to recover the direct costs of search, review and duplication of requested records. If the total costs of supplying the requested information is less than $50, the Department will waive any applicable fees. If the total costs will exceed $250, you may be required to pay before the Department begins its search. Fee and fee waiver issues can be complicated. If you have additional questions, please see our regulations.

Last updated: February 15, 2018

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