NOAA Silver Spring Badging Center and CAC/RAPIDS Updates

Announcements and News

NOAA S​ilver Spring Badging Center Relocation ​Effective​ ​May 1, 2017

CAC Related Services:  

Fingerprints, NOAA Badges, Facility Access (Blank White) Badges

Additional questions?  Visit our FAQ page


Office of Security (ERSO) Has Relocated from SSMC1 to SSMC3 

The HQ-NOAA (ERSO) Security Servicing Office has moved. New location info below:

Implementation of New Color Coded Badge Holders at SSMC  

As a reminder, federal and DOC OSY policy require that all NOAA employees and contractors/associates are required to have in their possession and display their official NOAA identification (CAC for all employees and eligible contractors/associates) or NOAA badge (for non-CAC eligible individuals) at all times when in NOAA facilities. The wearer’s CAC or NOAA badge must be visible and displayed. Contact the NOAA Badging Office for a damaged or replacement badgeholder.