TheDoD CAF Air Force Division cannot respond directly to member requests for information about the status of their file. If you are an authorized caller, please use the proper channels for contacting the AFCAF.
If you need to reach the DoD CAF Air Force Division to request a CATS account creation or change or to make a FOIA request, please use the CONTACT US form.
DoD CAF Air Force Division is responsible for determining who within the Air Force is eligible to hold a security clearance, to have access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI), or to be assigned to sensitive duties. Additionally, the DoD CAF Air Force Division makes SCI eligibility determinations for select contractor personnel. Collateral clearance determinations for contractor personnel are established by DISCO (Defense Industrial Service Clearance Office). DoD CAF Air Force Division also maintains an extensive database of its security decisions and provides overall operational support to the Air Force's personnel security program.
Adjudication is the review and consideration of all available information to ensure an individual's loyalty, reliability, and trustworthiness are such that entrusting an individual with national security information or assigning an individual to sensitive duties is clearly in the best interest of national security. Our mission is to provide excellent customer service, accurate and timely adjudication, and implement innovative strategies for the Air Force's Personnel Security Program.