OPRA

OPRA

Open Public Records Act (OPRA) Information The Custodian of Records for the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office is the official responsible for replying to all OPRA requests. If you require assistance with an OPRA request, please contact the Custodian of Records at: Ocean County Prosecutors Office

P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, N.J. 08754-2191
Phone: (732) 929-2027 Fax: (732) 240-3338

On July 7, 2002, P.L. 2001, c. 404 also known as the Open Public Records Act (OPRA), became effective. This law enacted changes concerning public access to government records.

This OPRA law expands the public’s right of access to government records and facilitates the way in which that access is provided by the custodian of those records. Section 18 of the law authorizes public agencies to take anticipatory administrative action in advance as may be necessary for the smooth and efficient implementation of the act.

OCPO OPRA Request Form (PDF)

New Jersey State Government Records Council Website
New Jersey State Open Public Records Act Website

OPRA – Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)