Freedom of Information Act
The Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C. § 552, which was enacted in 1966 and took effect July 4, 1967 provides that any person has a right to obtain access to agency records.
The FOIA applies only to Federal agencies and does not create a right of access to records held by Congress, the courts or by state or local government agencies.
To request a document under the FOIA, please use the online request form, fax a request to 720-962-7009, or send a request by regular mail to: Western Area Power Administration, FOIA Officer - A0200, P.O. Box 281213, Lakewood, CO 80228. You also may visit the FOIA Reading Room at Headquarters, 12155 W. Alameda Parkway in Lakewood, CO 80228. Please call the FOIA Office at 720-962-7010 for additional information.
Requesters who have submitted FOIA requests to Western Area Power Administration on or after October 1, 2009, may obtain the date received by this office and the estimated completion date by visiting the Status Report pages: 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. You will need to know your FOIA control number to identify your request on the listing.