Public Records Requests

Our public-records policy
It is the policy of the executive branch of the State of Alabama to promptly provide citizens with public records upon request, subject to their payment of reasonable fees, to applicable laws protecting sensitive information, and to the interest of the general public in having the business of government carried on efficiently and without undue interference.

Submitting a public-records request
You may submit a public-records request by completing a public-records request form, which is available here.

Request Form for Public Records

What to expect
We strive to respond as promptly as possible to all public records requests we receive consistent with the demands of our agency’s functions as determined by state law.

The Board will respond to your request within two business days. Unless notified by the Board that an extension is needed, the Board will fulfill the request within 15 business days at no charge.

If the request is time intensive (takes more than eight hours of staff time), you will be notified .

You may contact our agency’s public-records coordinator at or (334) 242-2230.