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Division of Management Authority, Branch of Permits

Thanks for your interest in contacting the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's International Affairs Program's CITES Branch of Permits. We are happy to hear from you and will make every effort to respond quickly to your question or comments.

Please note, in order to provide our best customer service, we are currently focusing on processing permit applications and are not providing status updates on permit applications at this time. Once you receive your acknowledgement e-mail indicating your application number, please allow us time to evaluate your application. If we need additional information, we will contact you.

We monitor our email account regularly during business hours Monday-Friday.


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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Division of Management Authority
Branch of Permits, MS: IA
5275 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

If you would like to reach us by phone, please call 1-800-358-2104 between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.

Last updated: September 10, 2019
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