The Relocation Assistance Program offers comprehensive programs and workshops geared towards assisting service members, their families, and DoD civilians navigate their way through the sometimes stressful relocation process.

MCCS Information, Referral & Relocation Program is designed to make your outbound PCS or EAS move as smooth as possible. We have gathered information and resources to assist with the upcoming transition to the new location.

1. Attend the Smooth Move Workshop 

Per Marine Corps Order 1320.11G and Marine Corps Order 1754.10B, all active duty Service Members executing PCS and EAS orders are required to attend Smooth Move Workshop at least 90 days prior to transfer.

The workshops are available for attendance online and in-person. Please visit  the “Relocation Workshops” Tab on the MCCS Relocation Services website to sign-up for an online or an in-person session. Upon completion of the virtual brief, proceed to any of the MCCS Marine & Family Programs-Resource Centers on the following day to receive a checkout stamp. For an in-person brief, bring your checkout sheet to receive the Smooth Move stamp at the end of the workshop. 

2. Download or print “Smooth Move Booklet” and a checklist tailored to your needs. 

You can also utilize Plan My Move Tool on the Military OneSource website to facilitate your transition.

Smooth Move Booklet

Checklists

3. Use information published below for additional assistance.

To find contact details of the new installation, services, and resources that are available to assist you in your move and in your new community, visit an online information directory for military installations worldwide, MilitaryINSTALLATIONS.

If you have any questions or concerns, please, contact the nearest Marine & Family Programs-Resource Center (found below).or email us at mcbb_smoothmove@usmc.mil.

Directives

Supplemental Message to MARADMIN 333-20 to Incorporate Force Health Protection Guidance (Supplement 14) Directions, effective 05 February 2021

MARADMIN 417/21 Change 1 to Reinforcing guidance for Marines regarding transportation, pets, housing, and quarantine-level-restriction of movement associated with PCS Moves to Japan 

MARADMIN 348/21 Reinforcing Guidance for Marines regarding Transportation, Pets, Housing, and Quarantine-Level – Restriction of Movement associated with Permanent Change of Station Moves to Japan

MARADMIN 108/22 effective 10 March 2022, the 2022 Peak Moving Season Preparations 

MARADMIN 198/20, effective 31 March 2020, all domestic travel for DoD components is halted in response to COVID-19

MARADMIN 193/20, effective 26 March 2020, all DoD International Travel is restricted to stop the spread of COVID-19

III MEF MCIPAC MCBBUL 1754, effective 15 September 2021, COVID-19 Preventative Measures

Pre-Travel Updates

Find the latest travel requirements for the Air Mobility Command Patriot Express Flights. When traveling to the United States on a commercial flight, follow updates on International Travel Requirements & Recommendations.

Information about Pre-Travel COVID-19 Testing at the U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa

The TRICARE Online Patient Portal (TOL PP) offers a secure and efficient method to access COVID-19 test results and/or export a vaccination record.

Request a Sponsor

The Unit Sponsor Coordinators & MCCS Relocation Services can assist the outbound Service Members with requesting a Sponsor at the gaining Command using NAVMC 11799, Sponsorship Request Form.

To request a Sponsor, download and fill out the NAVMC 11799 and turn it in to your Unit Sponsorship Coordinator or MCCS Relocation Services at mcbb_reloassist@usmc.mil

Personal Financial Management

Financial Planning Worksheet for a PCS Move (2011 PFM Curriculum)

Contact Personal Financial Management Specialists at the nearest Marine & Family Programs-Resource Center to set up a one-on-one appointment, attend workshops, or require additional assistance.

MCCS Personal Financial Management Webpage

 

Disbursing

Checkout the latest USTRANSCOM PP Advisory for personnel that will be moving this summer.

Contact the DMO, Personal Property Office to set up your household goods shipment at:
Camp Foster: 645-0922 / MCBBUTLERPPSODMO@usmc.mil 
Camp Courtney: 622-7561/ 9770 / MCBBUTLERPTOCourtney@usmc.mil 
Camp Hansen: 623-4337/ 7029 / MCBButlerPPSOHansen@usmc.mil
 
**Military Families Making Summer PCS Moves Will Have to Follow These Strict Rules
https://www.military.com/daily-news/2020/05/07/military-families-making-summer-pcs-moves-will-have-follow-these-strict-rules.html/amp

Personal Property / Household Goods

Checkout the latest USTRANSCOM PP Advisory for personnel that will be moving this summer.

Contact the DMO, Personal Property Office to set up your household goods shipment at:
Camp Foster: 645-0922 / MCBBUTLERPPSODMO@usmc.mil 
Camp Courtney: 622-7561/ 9770 / MCBBUTLERPTOCourtney@usmc.mil 
Camp Hansen: 623-4337/ 7029 / MCBButlerPPSOHansen@usmc.mil
 
**Military Families Making Summer PCS Moves Will Have to Follow These Strict Rules
https://www.military.com/daily-news/2020/05/07/military-families-making-summer-pcs-moves-will-have-follow-these-strict-rules.html/amp
  
Health Safety Screening:
Checklists, interview forms, and other supporting documentation are available at:
https://www.iandl.marines.mil/divisions/logistics-plans-policies-strategic-mobility-lp/logistics-distribution-policy-branch-lpd/pcs2

DMO Moving During COVID-19 (May 2020) 

5 Measures to Protect Your Health While Moving in a COVID-19 Environment (May 2020)

DMO 2020 Passenger Travel (May 2020)

DMO Outbound Shipment Form

USMC Personal Property Facebook Page  (Can only be accessed from a personal computer)

Shipping Alcoholic Beverages Brochure  (May 2019)

Inconvenience Claims - Informational Brochure (October 2020)

Move.mil has moved and is now available on Military OneSource

Defense Travel Management Office (DTMO)  Household Goods/Relocation Allowances Frequently Asked Questions

Administrative Household Goods (HHG) Weight Allowance Location (April 2019)  

MCCS Loan Lockers

The Loan Locker Services are readily available for both inbound and outbound SOFA Status personnel to include active duty service members, DoD civilians, contractors, and their dependents. Eligible customers can borrow basic household items for free for a period of up to thirty days while they await their departure from Okinawa. A completed Lending Locker Agreement, a copy of PCS orders, and a valid active duty military, family member, or DoD civilian identification card must be presented at the time of pick up.

Loan Locker Locations: Camp Foster, Bldg. 445, 645-2104/2106 | Camp Courtney, Bldg. 4425, 622-7739 | Camp Kinser, Bldg. 1220, 637-2815 | Camp Hansen, Bldg. 2339, 623-4522

Click here to find a list of installations have Lending Lockers you can utilize while you await for your shipment to arrive at the new duty station. Contact them for further information on a list of items they carry as well as if an appointment is needed.

Transportation / Traveling with Pets

Pet spaces are extremely limited during the peak PCS Season, May-September. Service Members planning to PCS with pets this summer should download the following forms to place their pet on the AMC flight waitlist and contact the Passenger Travel Office (PTO) as soon as possible for assistance:

PET DATA CALL FY21

Passenger Travel Office Customer Pet Tracker Form

USMC Passenger Transportation Facebook Page  (Can only be accessed from a personal computer)

Government of Japan Animal Quarantine Service (AQS)  Pet Exportation Webpages

Government of Japan Animal Quarantine Service (AQS) Information Sheet (November 2018)

Okinawa Veterinary Services PCS "Good To Know" Information Sheet (February 2019)

U. S Department of Agriculture - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Pet Travel Webpage 

HQ Air Mobility Command Pet Brochure (April 2018)

HQMC Pet Brochure for Commercial Airline Transport (February 2019)

Airline Customer Pet Handout (February 2019)

 

COVID-19 Travel Guidance

Sponsors, as we continue to support the actions to reduce potential risk and minimize the spread of COVID-19, please reach out to your incoming Service Members and their families with guidance on following the Restriction of Movement (ROM) requirement. We have updated the documents in your tool kit to help you be effective in your role as a Sponsor and your new responsibilities during the COVID-19 environment. 

MCIPAC-MCBBBul 1610 – COVID-19 In-Stride Guidance for Units in Okinawa – October 2022

MARADMIN 108/22 2022 Peak Moving Season Preparations 

MARADMIN 417/21 Change 1 to Reinforcing guidance for Marines regarding transportation, pets, housing, and quarantine-level-restriction of movement associated with PCS Moves to Japan 

MARADMIN 396-20 Reinforcing guidance regarding transportation, pets, housing, and ROM guidance for PCS moves to Japan 

TRICARE Online Patient Portal

29 Palms

29 Palms Base Map 
29 Palms Phone Directory

29 Palms Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 760.830.6344


Albany

Albany Phone Directory

Albany Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 229.639.5278


Cherry Point

Cherry Point Base Map
Cherry Point Phone Directory

Cherry Point Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 252.466.6759


Hawaii

Hawaii Base Map
Hawaii Phone Directory

Hawaii Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 808.257.7786


Henderson Hall

Henderson Hall Phone Directory
"Must Know" for Marines PCSing to Henderson Hall

Henderson Hall Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 703.693.9197


Iwakuni

Iwakuni Base Map
Iwakuni Phone Directory


Iwakuni Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

DSN: 315.253.3754


Lejeune / New River

Lejeune/New River Base Map
Lejuene/New River Phone Directory

Lejeune/New River Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 910.451.1056/7796


MCRD San Diego

MCRD San Diego Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 619.524.5732


Miramar

Miramar Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 858.307.1428


Parris Island / MCAS Beaufort

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Phone Directory

Parris Island / MCAS Beaufort Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 843.228.7351


Pendleton/Barstow

Pendleton Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 760.725.5704


Quantico

Quantico Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 703.784.2659


Yuma

Yuma Information & Referral - Relocation Services:

Phone: 928.269.2034


2020 Marine Corps Demographics Profile:

This report contains the latest available information on the makeup of the military community — including service members and their dependents — in the United States and around the world. https://www.militaryonesource.mil/data-research-and-statistics/military-community-demographics

Relocation Workshops


Marine and Family Program Locations

Marine and Family Program (Hansen)
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Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours

Marine and Family Programs (Courtney)
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours

Marine and Family Programs (Foster)
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours

Marine and Family Programs (Kinser)
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
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