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OIG Hotline Forms

The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of Inspector General (OIG) provides independent oversight of the DOI and its Bureaus and Offices, including:

•    Bureau of Indian Affairs
•    Bureau of Indian Education (link is external)
•    Bureau of Land Management
•    Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
•    Bureau of Reclamation
•    Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
•    Bureau of Trust Funds Administration
•    National Park Service
•    Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
•    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
•    U.S. Geological Survey
•    Department of the Interior Offices

Anyone with knowledge of fraud, waste, abuse, misconduct, or mismanagement involving the above listed U.S. Department of the Interior Bureaus and Offices should contact the DOI OIG’s hotline.

Please choose the appropriate button below to submit a hotline complaint.

I need more information

Before I file a complaint, I would like some additional information on the process, what to expect, my rights, or other resources.

Submit a general complaint

I am providing my name and I agree that DOI OIG can disclose my name and other information I provide, if necessary, to ensure my issues are addressed.

Submit a confidential complaint

I wish to be confidential, meaning I am providing the OIG my name, but I request that the OIG not disclose my name outside the OIG. This option is appropriate for complainants who fear reprisal.

Submit an anonymous complaint

I wish to be anonymous, meaning the OIG will not know my name. If I make this selection, I understand that the OIG will not be able to contact me, and the OIG may not have enough information to pursue my concerns.

Submit a whistleblower retaliation complaint

I believe I have been retaliated against for making a protected disclosure. I understand I can not file an allegation of Whistleblower Retaliation Confidentially or Anonymously, as it may be necessary for the OIG to coordinate with my agency concerning the allegations.