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ORA Offices & Divisions

Map showing the five ORA regions of the United States

ORA staff are dispersed throughout the United States. Over 85 percent of ORA’s staff works in 5 Regional Offices, 20 District Offices, 13 Laboratories, and more than 150 Resident Posts and Border Stations. ORA Headquarters is comprised of the Office of Resource Management; Office of Regional Operations; and, the Office of Enforcement located in Rockville, Maryland and the Office of Criminal Investigations located throughout the U.S. FDA maintains offices and staff in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and in all States except Wyoming.

The duties and functions of the Office and components of ORA can be viewed by clicking on the component name in the list below. The offices that report directly to ORA are shown here in UPPER CASE. Divisions within each office are in lower case.

OFFICE OF REGULATORY AFFAIRS

OFFICE OF RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Division of Management Operations
Division of Planning, Evaluation, & Management
Division of Human Resource Development

OFFICE OF REGIONAL OPERATIONS

Division of Field Investigations
Division of Field Science
Division of Federal - State Relations
Division of Import Operations and Policy

OFFICE OF ENFORCEMENT

Division of Compliance Management & Operations
Division of Compliance Policy
Division of Compliance Information and Quality Assurance

OFFICE OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

REGIONAL & DISTRICT OFFICE CONTACTS