Open Records Requests

The PA Right-to-Know Law provides access to public information, for a designated open-records officer in each Commonwealth agency, local agency, judicial agency and legislative agency, for procedure, for appeal of agency determination, for judicial review and for the Office of Open Records; imposing penalties; providing for reporting by State-related institutions; requiring the posting of certain State contract information on the Internet; and making related repeals.

To submit an Open Records request please download and fill out the Standard Request Form and email submissions to

Appropriate forms may be found at the Office of Open Records website.

If an Open Records Request is denied, appeals should be filed with the Open Records Appeal Officer Assistant District Attorney Kevin McCarthy,

For further information about Open Records requests, please contact the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records:

PA Office of Open Records
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Phone: 717-346-9903
Fax: 717-425-5343


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