In accordance with the Open Public Records Act, The County of Hunterdon makes available its public records through formal requests to the County's Records Management Office. Requests may be submitted in writing by submitting a paper "RECORDS REQUEST FORM" or by completing the form online.
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The term “public records” generally includes those records determined to be public in accordance with N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1. The term does not include employee personnel files, police investigation records, public assistance files or other matters in which there is a right of privacy or confidentiality or inter-agency or intra-agency advisory, consultative, or deliberative material or other material which is specifically exempted by law.
A request to access Public Government Records should be submitted on this form to the address stated above. This completed request may be mailed, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed or hand-delivered.
If you are filling the form out online, when you hit the Submit Button it will be automatically attached to your email application for submittal. Pending your computer settings you may need to save the form to your computer and send the email as an attachment. Feel free to call us at 908-806-4150 for assistance.
Some records will be immediately available during normal business hours, however, due to the fact that certain records are maintained and stored at various locations throughout the County, some records will require time to locate, transport, compile and/or make copies as requested. You will be provided with a response within seven (7) business days regarding your request. The seven (7) business day “time frame” starts the day after your request has been received by the County Records Custodian at the address stated above.