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Commanding Officer (Staff Symbol)
U.S. Coast Guard 
Pay & Personnel Center
444 S. E. Quincy St.
Topeka, KS 66683-3591


(866) 772-8724
(785) 339-2200




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https://webtpax.osc.uscg.mil/ (copy and paste into address bar, must be on a CG Workstation. Web-Tpax cannot be accessed via the internet)

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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

PPC Customer/SPO Newsletter



Issue 10/19 (October of the PPC Customer NewsletterFile in Adobe Acrobat PDF format is now available.

This issue includes the following items:

  • Defense Travel Management Office Allowances Update
  • November 2019 Active/Reserve Payroll Processing Schedule
  • Personnel and Pay Procedures Manual, PPCINST M1000.2 (series), Updates
  • Enlisted Reserve Advancement Announcement
  • Enlisted Advancement Authorization (EPAA)
  • Known Issue: DA Cost of Living Allowance for the Continental United States (CONUS COLA)
  • Active Duty CWO Appointment Board Timeline
  • Open Season for FEDVIP Dental and Vision Coverage Starts Soon
  • Enlisted Evaluation System (EES) Review
  • TRICARE Pharmacy Copayments to Increase Starting Jan. 1, 2020
  • Training Quota Management Command Change of Address
  • Special Duty Pay and Assignment Pay - Policy Clarification
  • Direct Access Competency Dictionary Update
  • Direct Access User Guides and Tutorials Updated in October 2019