Assistant Director for International Affairs


Division of Management Authority

Office of the Chief
Suite 212
800-358-2104 or 
fax: 703-358-2280

Branch of Permits
fax: 703-358-2281

Wildlife Trade and Conservation Branch 
fax: 703-358-2298

Division of Scientific Authority

Office of the Chief
Suite 110
fax: 703-358-2276

Division of International Conservation

Office of the Chief 
Suite 100 
fax: 703-358-2115

Global Branch*
fax: 703-358-2115

Latin America and the Caribbean Branch*
fax: 703-358-2115

Mexico Branch*
fax: 703-358-2115

Near East, South Asia, and Africa Branch* 
fax: 703-358-2115

Policy and Partnerships Branch*
fax: 703-358-2115

Russia and East Asia Branch* 
fax: 703-358-2207

Office of Program Support


For questions about PERMITS:

Call 1-800-358-2104
Or email

For questions about GRANTS:

Call 1-703-358-1754
Or email

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern time. Closed Saturday, Sunday, and Federal Holidays.

Directions to International Affairs:

Metro :
Exit at the Ballston metro-rail station on the Orange Line. Walk two blocks west on N. Fairfax Drive. The building is located on the north side of the street.

From the east—( Washington, D.C. via I-66 west )
Take Exit #71 for Glebe Road (VA-120). Turn left (south) onto Glebe Road. Then turn left at the third stop light (N. Fairfax Drive, VA-237). The FWS building is the second building on the left.

From the West-( I-495 via I-66 east ):
Take Exit #71 for Glebe Road (VA-120) and N. Fairfax Dr.(VA-237). Stay straight through the intersection at Glebe Road. You will be on N. Fairfax Drive. The FWS building is the second building on the left past Glebe Road and between N. Vermont and N. Utah Streets.

Please note: these programs do NOT manage wildlife permits. For questions about permits or other regulatory issues, call 703-358-2104.