Appeals Policy

Last updated June 2020

Section 309 of the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act of 1994 (the “Riegle Act“), requires the Federal banking agencies, including the Board, to maintain an independent, intra-agency appellate process for review of material supervisory determinations.

Contact the Ombudsman regarding concerns or issues resulting from the regulatory activities of the Board or the Reserve Banks.


Phone: 1-800-337-0429

Fax: 202–530–6208

Office of the Ombudsman
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Washington, D.C. 20551

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