MDE Guide for Information Requesters
What is the Public Information Act?
What is a "public record?"
Who can submit a PIA request?
Can I have access to all MDE records?
Are there fees related to the Public Information Act?
What kinds of records does MDE have and whom do I contact for information?
What information do I need to provide when requesting records?
Can MDE search its files by zip code, map coordinates, or tax map notations?
Can MDE write, generate or create reports and lists under the Public Information Act?
How does the PIA process at MDE work?
Can I submit my request electronically?
Can I visit MDE and review records?
Can I get copies of records?
Can MDE waive fees?
How long does it take after MDE receives my written request to arrange file review?
Where can I learn more about the Public Information Act?