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Topeka, KS 66683-3591


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PPC Call Center Holiday Hours

In observance of the Thanksgiving Day Holiday the Pay & Personnel Center (PPC) will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019.

Normal business hours will resume on Friday, November 29, 2019.

As always, we will receive your requests via the trouble ticket template at https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/ppc/SitePages/Contact%20Us.aspx/ (CGOne CaC Access only) or via email to PPC-DG-CustomerCare@uscg.mil.

Pay & Personnel News Updates from our Branches

Additional SWE Points for Electronics Technicians (ET) ​


Per ALCOAST Commandant Notice (ACN) 128/19, FY20 WORKFORCE PLANNING TEAM RESULTS-ADDITIONAL SWE POINTS FOR ET (CG Portal Link), an additional​ two (2) servicewide (SWE) points may be awarded for eligible Electronics Technicians (ET) serving in approved Gun Weapons Systems (GWS) positions.

ETs serving in GWS billets, as identified by EPM-2 and the ET RFMC, in support of MK92, MK48, MK38, and CIWS may receive two (2) SWE points for their assignment beginning with the May 2020 SWE.

Qualified members may request the SWE points through their Chain of Command to their Admin Office and/or SPO for eligibility verification and entering into DA. Admin Offices, SPOs, PSC-EPM, and DCMS-81 may also review member assignments, competency records, and determine which members qualify for the incentive and enter into DA. Eligible members will receive "ZZSWE2-SWE Incentive 2 Point" award code to receive two (2) SWE points.​