How much do public records cost?
|1. Select a state|
Alabama • Alaska • Arizona
Arkansas • California • Colorado
Connecticut • Delaware • Florida
Georgia • Hawaii • Idaho
Illinois • Indiana • Iowa
Kansas • Kentucky • Louisiana
Maine • Maryland • Massachusetts
Michigan • Minnesota • Mississippi
Missouri • Montana • Nebraska
Nevada • New Hampshire
New Mexico • New Jersey
New York • North Carolina
North Dakota • Ohio • Oklahoma
Oregon • Pennsylvania • Rhode Island
South Carolina • South Dakota
Tennessee • Texas • Utah
Vermont • Virginia • Washington
West Virginia • Wisconsin • Wyoming
|2. See also|
Many states have a fee limit for how much can be charged to provide public records to requesters.
Here is a list of fees charged by state:
West Virginia law allows for the charging of fees to reimburse the department for the cost of making the records but does not specify what factors affect those fees.
Wisconsin law allows for fees to be charged to cover the cost of the duplication of public records. Waivers are allowed, only if the material requested is in the public interest.
- State sunshine laws
- Years that state FOIA laws were enacted
- List of who can make public record requests by state