(Open Public Records Act)

The New Jersey Open Public Records Act established two items important to people seeking local, county or state government information. First, it provided a definition of what is considered a public government record. Second, it established a process with timeframes for making formal requests for government records. The following information below is provided for people seeking a public government record.

What is a Public Record?

A Public Guide to OPRA

OPRA Q&A (PDF 164kb)

Victory Gardens Request for Public Documents Form

Where do I send my request?

What if I want County or State Records?

NJ League of Municipalities - Public Records Information