EPA Docket Center and Reading Room Open to Public by Appointment Only
Due to public health concerns related to COVID-19, the EPA Docket Center and Reading Room are open to the public by appointment only, and walk-ins are not allowed. Visitors to the Reading Room must complete docket material requests in advance and then make an appointment to retrieve the material. Please contact the EPA Reading Room staff at (202) 566-1744 or via the Dockets Customer Service email to arrange material requests and appointments.
When planning to arrive for your appointment at the EPA Reading Room:
- Bring confirmation of your EPA Reading Room appointment.
- Performing a CDC-identified symptoms of COVID-19 self-assessment is required prior to presenting identification and proceeding through the EPA facility security screening.
- Follow the latest COVID-19 guidance for EPA employees and visitors on mask-wearing and social distancing while at the EPA facility.
Our Docket Center staff also continues to provide remote customer service via email, phone, and webform. Hand deliveries of public comments will be accepted by appointment only.