Carrier Strike Group 4

Welcome to the staff of Carrier Strike Group FOUR (CSG 4)!  I am confident you will find your assignment rewarding and exciting.

We have a superb staff of nearly 150 men and women assigned to CSG-4.  Each year we conduct a variety of readiness and training exercises to prepare Carrier Strike Groups, Amphibious Ready Groups/Marine Expeditionary Units and Independently Deploying Units for world-wide deployment.

If there is anything we can do to assist you before your arrival, please don't hesitate to call or write.

Here is the command address:

Commander, Carrier Strike Group FOUR
1540 Gilbert Street
Norfolk, VA 23511-2701

Once again, congratulations on your assignment to CSG-4. We’re counting on you becoming an integral member of the team.

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In addition, here’s a link to Naval Station Norfolk’s website, and below is helpful information on your re-location to the Hampton Roads Area:

Sailors with families can contact the Navy housing office at 1-800-628-7510, (757) 445-2832 or online at

Temporary lodging is available at the Navy Lodge: (757) 489-2656 or online at

For more information regarding Military Family Relocations, please call (757) 444-2102.


Navy Housing

Navy housing for married personnel in the Hampton Roads area consists of several thousand enlisted units and several hundred officer units. Requests for application should be made in person or by writing the Housing Referral Office nearest your new duty station.

Housing Welcome Centers

Your orders require you to check into one of the Hampton Roads Housing Offices before you negotiate for off-base housing. They can help you locate civilian vacancies. The following are local Housing Office telephone numbers and addresses:

Norfolk Navy Housing Welcome Center
1126 N Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA 23502

Navy Housing Welcome Center/

Navy Public Works Center
7924 14th Street
Norfolk, VA 23505-1217
757-445-2832 or 800-628-7510

Housing Welcome Center

Navy Medical Center, Portsmouth
845 Sterling Cook Street
Portsmouth, VA 23708-5100
757-953-5404, DSN 565-2832, or 800-628-7510

Portsmouth Housing Office

Norfolk Housing Shipyard
129 1/2 Morning Side Drive
Portsmouth, VA 23702
757-399-0611, DSN 961-7620

Housing Welcome Center

Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek
2100 Independence Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
757-462-7448, DSN 253-7448

Housing Welcome Center

Naval Air Station, Oceana
1201 Paul Jones Circle
Virginia Beach, VA 23460-5120
757-433-2195, DSN 462-7448

Virginia Driver's License

If you are an active duty member of the Armed Forces and stationed in Virginia, you, your spouse and dependent children who are 16 years of age or older may drive with a valid driver's license issued by your home state or country. Vehicles registered in your name may be driven with valid out-of-state license plates. If you choose to register your vehicle in Virginia, you do not have to obtain a Virginia driver's license. Note: Your spouse and dependent children, if gainfully employed in Virginia, will be required to obtain a Virginia driver's license.

Virginia DMV Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. M-F
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. SAT
Central Phone: 757-461-1919