WELCOME TO JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD

As you prepare for your move and arrive in the Pacific Northwest, the JBLM team stands ready to help you settle into your new home and get to know the area. Inside the Welcome Packet, you'll find information about: reception, inprocessing, on and off-base housing, BAH rates, temporary lodging, the Joint Personal Property Shipping Office, schools, pets, local communities, maps, FAQs, and more. 

Army PCS Move mobile app enhances the relocation experience for Soldiers, families, and civilian employees. Those preparing for a PCS move now have access to an organized central hub of information on entitlements, types of moves, how to plan/schedule a move, claims, and important COVID-19 information.
Visit this page for hours, locations and contact information for MWR dining facilities and programs.
MWR's mission is to provide customers with the same quality of life given to the society they have pledged to defend by offering services that reduce stress and build skills and self confidence for service members and their families.
DPFR is a hybrid organization that combines all programs and services typically found within Directorate of Human Resources (DHR) and Army Community Service (ACS) for the Army and Force Support Squadron (FSS) and Airman and Family Readiness Center (A&FRC) for the Air Force. DPFR provides programs, services and resources for all active-duty military and their families, retirees and DOD civilian employees.
Receive alerts about JBLM and Pierce County area emergencies and other critical community information.
JBLM offers multiple resources for employment opportunities on base.
Specialized support to EFMP Families (both on and off base) with access to care, school support with special education & accommodations, federal & state benefits, and inclusive, specialized recreation opportunities.
At war and in peacetime, the Exchange provides service members with the services and merchandise they need to make their lives more comfortable.
At war and in peacetime, the Exchange provides service members with the services and merchandise they need to make their lives more comfortable.
Assists Soldiers and their Families recognize and prepare for the unique challenges of military lifestyles. Services include seminars, workshops, counseling, and intervention to help strengthen the relationships of Army Families.
Visit the Finance & Financial Readiness page for information about military pay, savings plans, personal finance programs, and emergency financial assistance.
This page contains information about gates on JBLM.
This page contains the history of JBLM and contact information for the Cultural Resources Management program.
The Housing Division provides accompanied and unaccompanied housing options for service members and their family stationed at JBLM.
The mission of the ID Card/DEERS section is to ensure enrollment of all eligible DoD beneficiaries in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System and to provide Common Access Card issuance to service members, retirees and their family members as well as to federal civilian employees and contract employees.
This office performs 24-hour direct support for all incoming personnel to ensure they are inprocessed.
The JPPSO Northwest provides traffic management services related to personal property/household goods shipments initiated by service members or DOD civilians through an online system called the Defense Personal Property System.
The Defense Commissary Agency operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families.
Check out MWR's map of JBLM for points of interest on the joint base.
The Defense Commissary Agency operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families.
The various agencies within the Military Personnel Services are responsible for providing installation level personnel services to military personnel within Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
JBLM News is your first source for news and information about the joint base.
The Armed Forces Disciplinary Control Board maintains a list of areas and establishments designated as off-limits to service members. Establishment of off-limits areas is a function of command, used maintain good order and discipline, health, morale, safety and welfare of service personnel.
This page contains resources for JBLM service members and their families who have pets.
The PT guide map shows routes, road closures and off-limits areas.
Chaplains provide comprehensive religious support for the spiritual and moral needs of service members and their families, retirees and authorized civilians.
A comprehensive program designed to assist Service members and Families with transfers and relocations throughout the tour cycle. Services include workshops, counseling and support, pre-move planning, moving, settling into a new community, and more.
The information below is provided to assist service members in researching their off-base housing options; however, all service members are required to report to the Housing Services Office before signing any lease or committing to any property under the Rental Partnership Program.
When searching for your new home, you will encounter many non-Department of Defense websites.The information on this page is provided by the Military Relocation Center in accordance with Army Regulation (AR) 420-1.
JBLM Sponsorship Program
Weapon registration is mandatory for all persons residing on Joint Base Lewis-McChord regardless of branch affiliation. All privately owned weapons being brought onto Joint Base Lewis-McChord property are also required to be registered.
This page contains information about the Visitor Control Centers and proper identification required for visitors to JBLM.
There are six Warrior Restaurants conveniently located throughout the installation. Appropriated Dining Facilities are open to all service components and their family members, retirees, and government employees. Visit the Warrior Restaurants page for a list of locations and hours of operation.
Whether you're a new spouse, new to JBLM, or just seeking a chance to learn more about #JBLMSoundLiving and what the installation has to offer, this is the event for you!