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Open Public Records Request

This web portal will help you communicate with your government about what documents you need through the Open Public Records Act (OPRA) N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 which allows access to records deemed to be Government Records. The definition of a government records can be found under C.47:1A-1.1 Definitions on the State of New Jersey Government Records Council website.


Please note that as of August 11, 2023, we will be enforcing N.J.S.A. 39:4-131, that authorizes the Borough of Highlands to charge a $5.00 administrative fee per accident report “if copies of reports are requested other than in person”.

Make Request

Make a new public records request.