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Use of the Department of Homeland Security Seal

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seal is protected by several sections of the United States Code (USC) and any unauthorized use is a violation of the USC, specifically Title 18, sections 506, 701, and 1017.

If you would like to use the DHS seal, please contact the Office of Public Affairs at (202) 282-8010, or you can e-mail branding@hq.dhs.gov.

Please note, any approval of such request shall not constitute an endorsement by DHS of a requestor’s products and/or services.

Last Updated: 12/20/2022
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