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What To Include In The Whistleblower Complaint?


Your complaint does not need to be in any specific form but must be signed by you and contain the following:

  • A statement specifically describing

        1. The alleged retaliation taken against you and
        2. The disclosure, participation, or refusal that you believe gave rise to the retaliation;

  • A statement that you are not currently pursuing a remedy under State or other applicable law, as described in Sec. 708.15 of this subpart;
  • A statement that all of the facts that you have included in your complaint are true and correct to the best of your knowledge and belief; and
  • An affirmation, as described in Sec. 708.13 of this subpart, that you have exhausted (completed) all applicable grievance or arbitration procedures.