Citizen Complaints – Federal Programs
Complaints that Allege Discrimination — Equity and Civil Rights
Complaints Related to Federal Programs
A citizen complaint is a written statement that alleges a violation of a federal rule, law or regulation or state regulation that applies to a federal program.
- Anyone can file a citizen complaint.
- There is no special form.
- There is no need to know the law that governs a federal program to file a complaint.
This page outlines the 5-step process through which a citizen can file a complaint against a school district, educational service district (ESD) or other school service provider (subgrantee).
This page outlines the 4-step process through which a citizen can file a complaint against OSPI.
Questions related to discrimination and professional practices