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Open records
City of Oklahoma City

The Oklahoma Open Records Act (Title 51, O.S. §§24A.1-29) provides that the people have the right to know and be fully informed about their government.  

Records

All records of public bodies and public officials are open to any person for inspection, copying, or mechanical reproduction during regular business hours.  The Open Records Act does not apply to records specifically required by law to be kept confidential.  The public bodies will provide prompt, reasonable access to its records but may establish reasonable procedures to protect the integrity of its records and to prevent excessive disruption to its essential functions. 

How to request a record

Return to City Clerk's office via email, U.S. Postal Service or fax.

If you have questions or woud like to speak to a member of the City Clerk's staff call 405-297-2391 or email cityclerk@okc.gov.

Fees

The Oklahoma Open Records Act provides any public body may establish fees under this Act.  The fees for copying of existing records and other fees are contained in Chapter 60-2-1 and 60-2-2 of the Oklahoma City Municipal Code, 2010. Complete list of fees

Common Charges