Request for Public Records

Californians have a right under the California Public Records Act, the California Constitution, and the Governor's Executive Order S-03-06, to access public information maintained by government agencies. For more information read the PRA guidelines (PDF, new window.) The Department of General Services recommends you submit your request in writing.

  • If you would like to submit a request by email, please use the DGS Public Records Review Officers list (PDF, new window) to find the appropriate contact.
  • If you would like submit a request by telephone, please call (916) 376-5000.
  • If you would like to submit a request in person, please visit reception at any of our office locations.