Public Affairs Office

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (April 20, 2021) — The Fort Leonard Wood ID Card facility, located in Room 2101 on the second floor of Bldg. 470, is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, and 8 a.m. to noon Thursdays for appointments. Walk-ins are welcome 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays.

The facility is closed on Thursday afternoons for system maintenance, administrative requirements and training.

Visit to make an appointment.

The Under Secretary of Defense has extended COVID-19 policy guidance for all ID Card facility operations. To ensure offices are postured to maintain continuity of operations, and to minimize the number of non-essential required visits:

— Common Access Card transactions are limited to initial issuance or reissuance of a CAC expiring within 30 days. CACs shall not be reissued due to printed information changes, such as promotions or name changes.

— Department of Defense civilians transferring to or from another DOD component will continue to retain their CAC.

— If a Uniformed Services ID cardholder’s affiliation is unchanged, USID cards which expired on or after Jan. 1, 2020, are authorized for continued benefit use through June 30, 2021.

— Remote USID card renewals and reissuance shall be expanded.

— Remote family member enrollment and eligibility updates are authorized.

— Remote USID card initial issuance for first-time card issuance or replacement of a lost or stolen ID is authorized.

— All remotely-issued USID cards shall be issued with an expiration date not to exceed one year from the date of issuance.

— The minimum age for initial USID card issuance is increased from 10 to 14 years old.

— Continued use of a Reserve USID card to obtain active-duty benefits is authorized for mobilized Reserve service members and their eligible dependents.

An updated list of required documentation for DOD ID Card issuance is available at

Call 573.596.0744 for more information on current ID Card policies.


About Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post more than 75 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains more than 80,000 military and civilians each year.

Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.

Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.

More information about Fort Leonard Wood is at: