Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Public Records Guide

Falls under Pennsylvania Right to Know Act

As of February 1, 2012, the City has enacted a Right to Know Policy, available for download here that requires that requesters use the statewide form (available here) for requests to be considered official. Requests submitted directly without this form will be considered “informal.”

Stats

Request Record
107 Filed
24 Completed
19 Rejected
26 No Responsive Documents
8 Awaiting Acknowledgement
14 Awaiting Response
6 Requiring Action
21 Overdue
Appeals
None
Allowed Response Time
5 days
Average Response Time
96 days
Success Rate
23.36%

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Philadelphia Police Department 297 1,267
Mayor's Office 61 182
Mayor's Office of Education 31 1,142
Department of Revenue 27 48
Philadelphia City School District 26 5,149
Mayor's Office of Public Safety 21 51
Philadelphia Law Department 20 102
Philadelphia Parking Authority 16 13
Philadelphia Chief Integrity Officer 8 9
Philadelphia District Attorney 7 9