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Request Public Records

Under Ohio Public Records Law, each department or office of the City of Columbus is responsible for maintaining its own records and responding to public records requests.

Use this web portal to submit public records requests to the following public entities:

Columbus City Council or City Clerk

Office of the Mayor

Columbus City Auditor

Columbus City Treasurer

Columbus Department of Human Resources

Public records requests of all other City of Columbus departments or offices should be directed to that department/office directly to the attention of the “appointed records officer.”

Make Request

Make a new public records request.