Visitor Information

For ALL methods:

  • All visit requests authorizing classified access must originate from visitor’s Command or Facility Security Office.
  • All visit requests must include POC (contact) information.
  • All visit requests should arrive at least 48 hours prior to visit

Preferred Method for Classified Access – Send visit request via JPAS.

  1. Most DOD security offices and government contractor security offices have access to JPAS and should send visit requests via JPAS. Clearance levels will be verified in JPAS by CUS security personnel prior to issuing badge to visitor.
  2. Request security office send JPAS requests to one of the following CUS SMO codes: 628534 for Unclassified or Secret; and 628533 for TS/SCI.
  3. If the visitor is from a non-DOD entity and does not have JPAS access, then fill out the Visit Authorization Letter (VAL) and fax it to (757) 492-4719 or 7100, or via encrypted email by calling the Security Manager for email address.

Contractor Visits –  The following additional information is required in the VAL (letter) IAW the National Industrial Security Program Manual (NISPM), DOD 5220.22-M, paragraph 6-103:

  • Contractor's CAGE code
  • Certification of the level of the facility security clearance
  • Certification of the proposed visitor's security clearance and any special access authorizations required for the visit

FOREIGN NATIONAL VISITS  – Additional information and specific lead-time requirements exist for visits by foreign nationals. Contact the COMUNDERSEASURV DAM NECK Security Manager for details regarding these types of visits. 

Commander, Undersea Surveillance, Dam Neck VA
Attn: Security Manager
373 Bullpup St., Virginia Beach, VA 23461-2198

Security Manager – Jon Chadwick
(757) 492-4717 / (DSN) 492-4717
FAX: (757) 492-7100 or 4719 / (DSN) 492-7100