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Welcome to the United States Navy                             
Retired Activities Branch                           


Mission Statement

The mission of Retired Activities Branch under OPNAV N170C is to ensure the retired community is kept apprised of their benefits, entitlements, rights, privileges, changes in retirement law, and provide customer services to our retirees, families, annuitants and survivors. The Retired Activities Branch is dedicated to supporting more than 650,000 Navy retirees, families, annuitants, and survivors worldwide.  The Branch hours of operation are 0800 - 1600 (Central Time) Monday through Friday. We also respond to inquiries received through the mail, BUPERS bulletin board, Email, and this website or from calls placed to the customer service center.



Did you know you can save time getting a new Retiree Identification Card using an online appointment?

Remember to bring 2 forms of government issued Identification.

Save time by making an appointment for Identification Card Services and DEERS updates.

You can contact the Retired Activities staff through the NPC Customer Service Center at 1-866-U-ASK-NPC:


RAO Volunteers Needed!

Navy Retired Activities Program Instruction (OPNAVINST 1720.3F)

The address for Navy Retired Activities Branch is:

MILLINGTON TN  38055-6220

Secretary of the Navy Retiree Council


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NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND: 5720 Integrity Drive, Millington TN 38055-0000 
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