PPC LOGO 

U. S. Coast Guard Pay & Personnel Center

click for guides
click for guides

self-service user guides

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Direct Access & WebNow Systems Maintenance Scheduled

  1. This announces necessary preparations in advance of a scheduled period of limited availability to Direct Access. This is required to support mandatory system security updates for the Coast Guard's Human Capital Management system.
  2. At 1900 EST, Thursday, 25 February 2021, availability to Direct Access will be limited to only those users who will be performing tasks associated with security update. Direct Access will be reactivated at 0600 EST, Saturday, 27 February 2021. This limited availability is necessary to avoid the submission of self-service and Servicing Personnel Office (SPO) transactions that potentially conflict with legislative and regulatory changes.
  3. This will impact all Active Duty, Reservists, Retirees, Annuitants, and civilian supervisors of military members. During this time frame, access to self-service for all users will be unavailable. This means no login access, including no ability to submit absence requests, no processing of pay or separation transactions and no processing of orders to include Reserve IDT, ADT, etc.
  4. Following the update, the logon access to Direct Access will remain the same; however the Universal Resource Locator (URL) will change upon reactivation on 27 February 2021. Anyone who accesses the previous URL will be directed to the new URL via the home page. It is recommended that any web browser favorites are updated with the new URL to ensure quick and easy access moving forward. The updated links will also be available at the Pay and Personnel Center's website, located at: https://www.dcms.uscg.mil/ppc/pd/da/.
  5. In addition to the Direct Access URL's being updated, the WebNow URL will also be updated as a part of this security update. It is recommended that any web browser favorites are updated with the new URL to ensure quick and easy access moving forward. The WebNow URL will also be available at the Pay and Personnel Center's website, located at: https://www.dcms.uscg.mil/ppc/pd/da/.
  6. Due to the short duration and work associated with this limited access period, there will not be a capability to provide access to members outside those testing and implementing the CAP.   
Click the arrows to expand the menu
Click the arrows to expand the menu

Subscribe to our E-Mail News Updates

Subscribers to this list will receive notices and information on Coast Guard military pay and personnel policy and procedures. Subscribers will also be notified when active duty and reserve payslips are posted and of both scheduled and unscheduled outages affecting the Direct Access personnel system or the TPAX travel claim liquidation system. Additionally, subscribers will be updated when important information is posted to the Pay and Personnel Center's internet site.

Click to subscribe

Contact Us

Mailing address:

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

Telephone

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

E-Mail

PPC-DG-CustomerCare@uscg.mil

Feedback button Portal Login

customer care  Visit MY CG
DMDC MIL CONNECT WEB SITE LOGO MilConnect P&D On Demand Training

Pay & Personnel News Updates from our Branches

Career Intentions Worksheet (CG-2045) Update

PRINT  |  E-MAIL

This is notification that CG-Form 2045, Career Intentions Worksheet, has been updated to allow members to electronically route through their command and submit via email through a "Submit Button" at the bottom of the page. 

Please encourage your members to use the submit button when sending their Career Intentions Worksheet to their admin for review and processing.  The new popup email automatically populates the Interservice Transfer Team's ISTT email address in the cc line providing them immediate notification of a member's intention to separate.   Giving them this visibility will provide for greater communication between the ISTT and a separating member helping them to understand all the benefits to affiliating with the Reserves after they separate.   The new form has been uploaded to the CG Forms page and available for members to download.

Note: Use the Submit button to forward the form to your supervisor for approval. When you click the Submit button a new email message will open with the form attached. Replace the "myadmin@uscg.mil" address in the To line with your supervisor's email address. Supervisors, division/branch chiefs, and department heads must also replace the "myadmin@uscg.mil" with the appropriate email address. Command approvers will replace "myadmin@uscg.mil" with the email address for the Servicing Personnel Office for the unit.