Selective Service Registration

U.S. embassies and consulates overseas assist the Selective Service System with its registration program abroad.

At this time, the Selective Service System online registration site is temporarily unavailable for overseas registrants.  For security reasons, overseas registrants should complete the form below and mail it to the Selective Service System at the following address:

Selective Service System
Registration Information Office
P.O. Box 94739
Palatine, IL 60094-4739

Selective Service System registration form

For Information Regarding Registrations:

If you wish to contact the  Selective Service System regarding questions about registration or other agency  related issues, please visit the FAQs pages first. It is likely that someone has  asked your same question previously or one similar to yours. You can search the  site for your question at Frequently Asked Questions.

Checking the FAQ pages for your answer greatly reduces the time it takes for you to receive your answer, and frees Agency resources.


BY  PHONE: The best way to contact the Registration Information Office is by phone, during normal business hours.

Selective Service’s Registration Information Office Hours:

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, except Federal Holidays

1-888-655-1825 toll-free

BY  MAIL: If you are responding to a letter and need to provide documentation,  please mail it to:

Selective Service System
Data  Management Center
P.O.  Box 94638
Palatine, IL 60094-4638

BY  EMAIL: If you have a general question which was not answered on the frequently asked questions page: Frequently Asked Questions, then you can send an email to the Registration Information Office.

Please understand for security reasons our customer service representatives are unable to correspond regarding specific issues which involve personally identifiable information (social security number, date of birth, address, etc.) over email. (Spanish)