The United States Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Office of Insular Affairs (OIA), Division of Policy occasionally receives inquiries about the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a United States insular area. The Office of Insular Affairs, however, does not exercise any responsibilities vis-a-vis Puerto Rico. Offices that may have additional information regarding Puerto Rico are:

  • Office of the Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico
    The Honorable Pedro Pierluisi.
    U.S. House of Representatives
    Washington, D.C.
    Telephone: 202-225-2615
    Fax: 202-225-2154
    Website: http://pierluisi.house.gov/
  • Office of the Deputy Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs
    The White House
    Telephone: 202-456-2896
    Fax:202-456-7015
  • Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration
    Government of Puerto Rico in Washington
    1100 Seventeenth Street, NW, Suite 800
    Washington, D.C. 20036
    Telephone: 202-778-0710

OldandNewSanJuan
San Juan, Puerto Rico.
[Photo courtesy of Myra Rodriquez]
OldSanJuan
San Juan, Puerto Rico.
[Photo courtesy of Myra Rodriquez]