To report allegations of waste, fraud, abuse, misconduct or other misconduct abuses in state government, you may file a complaint with the Office of the Chief Inspector General.
You can contact them at (850) 717-9264 or submit your concerns in writing to:
Office of the Chief Inspector General
2103 The Capitol
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0001
(800) 543-5353 toll-free
(850) 921-0817 by facsimile
You may also file your complaint directly with the Agency Inspector General of the state agency involved. Click here to contact the applicable state agency directly.
Complaints may be made anonymously; however, be aware that we can only provide you information or request additional information if you include your contact information.
For more information on how to file a Whistle Blower complaint, please click HERE
NOTE: Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not file your complaint by electronic mail. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.
How to File a Whistle-Blower Complaint
If you want to report serious allegations of wrongdoing on the part of a public employer or independent contractor who is under contract with the State and you are also a State employee, former State employee, or applicant for State employment, you may qualify for protection including confidentiality of your name and identity in accordance with the Whistle-blower’s Act. For more information about the provisions of the Whistle-blower’s Act, click on the Whistle-Blower’s Hotline Brochure.
In order to request whistle-blower protection, you must report your information to the Chief Inspector General or the applicable Agency Inspector General. You may use the electronic Whistle-blower’s Complaint Form below.
You may also call our Whistle-blower’s Hotline or send your written complaints to:
Whistle-blower’s Hotline Office of the Governor
P.O. Box 151
Tallahassee, FL 32302