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.