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About NFC

The National Finance Center (NFC) is a Shared Service Provider for Financial Management Services and Human Resources Management Services. We are well-positioned to assist your Agency in achieving cost-effective, standardized, and interoperable solutions that provide functionality to support your strategic financial management and human resource management direction.

NFC’s offerings include innovative solutions both from a technical and support service perspective in order to assist you in meeting your Agency’s specific needs. NFC’s service offerings are designed to eliminate time-consuming, transactional functions and increase time for your Agency to perform your mission activities. NFC’s solutions approach facilitates planning and leverages best-in-class processes so that you can design the most efficient and effective financial and human capital management strategy for your Agency.

  • Serving the Federal Government Since 1973
  • Payrolling more than 650,000 employees
  • Providing customizable and flexible financial management services
  • Processing over 5 million general ledger postings per year
  • Providing integrated shared service solutions
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Data Center Migration

In support of the President’s Management Agenda, NFC will relocate its computer systems to a virtual data center hosted at the National Information Technology Center (NITC) Federal Data Center in Kansas City, Missouri. As a result, customer connectivity to NFC systems and applications will need to be updated. NFC will work with customers to ensure connectivity to the new site can be configured and tested prior to the scheduled cutover of September 28, 2019. Please review the Frequently Asked Questions and visit this site for information updates.

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  • June 6, 2019 - 6:46 a.m.
    NFC System Maintenance Schedule: Saturday, June 8, 2019
    The NFC will conduct system maintenance on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 p.m. Read more.
  • May 23, 2019 - 6:53 a.m.
    NFC System Maintenance Schedule: Saturday, May 25-26, 2019
    The NFC will conduct system maintenance on Saturday, May 25, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. until Sunday, May 26, through 5:00 p.m. Read more.
  • May 20, 2019 - 4:30 p.m.
    Memorial Day Holiday
    In observance of Memorial Day, the National Finance Center’s (NFC) offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, including the NFC Contact Center. All National Finance Center (NFC) applications will remain available during the holiday and payroll/personnel processing will continue as normally scheduled. Read more.
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Last Updated / Reviewed: May 16, 2019