Requests must be submitted in writing to the Central Records Division. Individuals will be asked to be very detailed in the type of information requested. Any type of Open Records Request, other than a collision report, must be submitted for approval. Open records request may be submitted through our online Open Records Request Portal.
According to the Open Records Act, Central Records has 10 business days, starting the day after the request is submitted, excluding weekends and holidays, to respond to the requesting individual. Fees will be assessed according to policy and state regulations for copies, labor, and other associated costs in regards to requests. Contact Central Records for more information on the fees. For more information about Open Records, you can visit www.oag.state.tx.us.