Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Questions about My Local or District Office

Q: How do I find my Local/Contact Information for my Local?
A:
Contact Membership & Organization at (202) 639-6410 or email modquestions@afge.org

Q: How do I find my District/My National Vice President?
A:
Check the District map at  Contact Us Page

Q: To whom do I send notifications of change in officers for my Local?
A:
Contact the National Secretary Treasurer's Office (nstquestions@afge.org

Representational Questions

Q: What agencies does AFGE represent?
A: Go to:  Agencies 

Q: How do I join AFGE?
A: Go to: Join AFGE

Q: How do I find out if AFGE represents my bargaining unit where I work?
A: Contact the District Office for your state: Contact Us Page

Q: Is there an AFGE representative at my worksite?
A:
Contact your District Office via the Contact Us Page

Q: My office currently does not have a union. How do I get AFGE representation at my job?
A:
Contact Membership & Organization at (202) 639-6410 or email modquestions@afge.org

Q. Where can I get a copy of my Collective Bargaining Agreement. 
A. If your local is a member of a collective bargaining council, contact the Field Services & Education Dept. at 202-639-6406. If not, contact your Local President or your District NVP

Website/Profile Questions

Q: I’m having trouble logging into the website and/or need to change my password.
A: Enter a Help Desk ticket here.

Q: Who do I contact about building a website for my Local/District Office/Council?
(Note: locals cannot obtain afge.org emails. We can, however, help them enroll in Office 365 Small Business or Small Business Premium Accounts with a custom domain).
A: Contact Brett.Copeland@afge.org

Q: When Officers change at my Local, how do I update Officer Profiles on the AFGE.org website?
A:
New Officers should always have access to their Local’s website to make changes to Officer Profiles.  If you are having login problems, contact webhelp@afge.org (Please note it can take from 3-7 bus. days for the change to take effect)

Q:  How do I update/remove my email/mailing address/phone number from the contact list?
A:
 Contact webhelp@afge.org

Member Benefits Questions

Q. How Do I find out about member benefits?
A:  
Go to: Member Benefits Page

Q: Who do I contact regarding scholarship programs?
A:
Go to: Member Benefits Page or call the Education Department at (202) 639-6406

Q: Who do I contact to set up local business discounts for my employees?
A:
Contact the Membership & Organization Department at (202) 639-6410 or email modquestions@afge.org  

Q: Who do I contact regarding Steward Training?
A: Contact the National Secretary Treasurer’s Office (nstquestions@afge.org)

Q: Who do I contact if I have a grievance against officers at my local?
A:
Contact your District National Vice President- District Map

Q: Who do I contact if I have a problem at my worksite?
A: Contact your Local union representative.    

Q: Who do I contact if I have a case against my employer?
A:
Contact your Local union representative.  

Q: How do I get legal assistance?
A:
For work related matters, contact your Local; for non-work related or personal matters, go to Legal Services Program

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