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Electronic – Questionnaires for Investigation Processing (e-QIP)

As one of the agencies participating with OPM in the President's e-GOV initiative, the Department is pleased to announce the availability of the Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing (e-QIP). e-QIP is a major piece of the electronic Clearance (e-Clearance) process, now available on line via a secure website, accessible from any computer with an Internet connection. This allows you to complete and store an electronic version of the Standard Form 86 (SF-86).

Information for other agencies: All applicants should contact the local security or human resource official at the sponsoring agency to which they are applying to obtain Golden Question resets, e-QIP support, or forms assistance. Additional information can be found at 

All applicants applying for a position with the Department of Defense or their associated contractors should call the DoD Security Services Call Center at: 1-888-282-7682 or email


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