Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
The OPM-FIS Telephone Liaison assists agencies with questions about the investigation the agency requested. Agencies may contact Telephone Liaison to request a copy of an investigation when reciprocity regulations allow, the status of a current investigation, the types of issues present in a case, pending items, and the results of the Security/Suitability Investigations Index (SII) check.
For more information on Federal agencies requesting investigations for pre-placement purposes, please see these Freedom of Information and Privacy Act instructions.
If you are an individual who wishes to request a copy of your personal background investigation, please see these Freedom of Information and Privacy Act instructions.