ORDER TO UPDATE NAVY FAMILY ACCOUNTABILITY AND ASSESSMENT SYSTEM PERSONNEL CONTACT INFORMATION:
R 291751Z FEB 16
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/FEB//
SUBJ/ORDER TO UPDATE NAVY FAMILY ACCOUNTABILITY AND ASSESSMENT SYSTEM
PERSONNEL CONTACT INFORMATION//
AMPN/REF A is OPNAVINST 3006.1, Personnel Accountability In Conjunction With
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the semi-annual update/verification of
personal information in the Navy Family Accountability and Assessment System
(NFAAS) by all Navy military and civilian personnel that must be completed
NLT 31 March 2016. NFAAS is the system utilized by the Navy to account for
personnel and their families during widespread natural or man-made disasters.
Accurate contact information of personnel and family members is required to
facilitate a quick and accurate muster of personnel in affected areas. In
accordance with reference (a), updates of personal information will be
verified as current by 1 April and 1 October each year.
2. Applicability. This message applies to all Navy personnel, uniformed
(active and reserve), and civilian and OCONUS contractors in accordance with
a. It is required for all military personnel to update and verify
contact information and all categories of dependents.
b. It is mandatory for non-bargaining unit civilian employees to update
their contact information. Providing dependents information, however, is
voluntary. Failure to provide dependent information may exclude them from
receiving potential benefits, if applicable.
c. At this time, bargaining unit civilian employees are encouraged to
provide their contact and dependent information on a voluntary basis, until
union notification and subsequent impact and implementation bargaining takes
place (when applicable).
3. Echelon II commanders and all Region commanders will ensure widest
dissemination to all subordinate and tenant commands and detachments for
action as required. All commanding officers (CO)/officers-in-charge (OIC)
will ensure timely and accurate updates of Navy member and family member
contact information as stated above. COs/OICs will also contact the human
resources office to request applicable union notifications. This requirement
also includes OCONUS contractors (must enter associated Unit Identification
Code). A report of those commands not in compliance with this NAVADMIN will
be provided to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations for review. All
personnel may logon to NFAAS and update/verify contact information as
4. Additionally, each command will institute policies requiring personnel to
update their NFAAS data during check-in and check-out as standard practice.
Military members/dependents must also update NFAAS in any instance in which
they make a permanent change of address. Civilian non-bargaining unit
employees must update their contact information and are encouraged to update
their dependents information on a voluntary basis whenever there is a change.
Civilian bargaining unit employees are encouraged to update their information
whenever there is a change.
5. For military and civilian members to update contact data, utilize the
NFAAS site at https://navyfamily.navy.mil. Log in and update member
information under the "my info" tab, "contact information" section. Update
family member information under the "my info" tab, "family member info"
section. Edit member and family member information as necessary and verify
as current. All family members enrolled in the exceptional family member
program must be identified as such.
6. The NFAAS site can also be accessed from any android, Iphone, or
blackberry mobile devices web browser. Although the application uses the
same URL address as the NFAAS website, when accessed via mobile device, the
site will be optimized to allow easy viewing and navigation. The following
limited capabilities are available via the mobile web application:
a. Update sponsor contact information
b. Enter evacuation location information
c. Allow users to muster
d. Allow users to complete a needs assessment
7. Commands can validate contact information has been verified by using the
personnel tab in NFAAS and use the "export to excel" option. Column N
contains the date the contact information was last updated.
8. A tool is available in NFAAS to allow commands to "pull" personnel into
their UIC. This prevents information from incorrectly remaining in a
previous UIC and not being accounted for in the current command within NFAAS.
9. Points of contact:
a. NFAAS help desk/SPAWAR at (866) 946-9183 or via e-mail at
b. Navy Personnel Command emergency coordination center at (877) 414-
5358 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
c. NFAAS Program Manager at (202) 433-9360 or via e-mail at
10. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled,
whichever occurs first.
11. Released by Vice Admiral W. F. Moran, N1.//