Washington State Administrative Code (WAC) 44-14-01002 requires that agencies "adopt reasonable regulations for public records requests."
According to the Public Records Act of RCW Sections 42.56.040, 42.56.070, and 42.56.100: "Agencies shall adopt and enforce reasonable rules and regulations...to provide full public access to public records, to protect public records from damage or disorganization, and to prevent excessive interference with other essential functions of the agency."
Northshore Utility District's policy for Public Records Requests, detailed here, outlines procedures for both District staff and Public Records requestors to follow to ensure proper compliance with the state's Public Records Act.
Read the full District policy and procedure for Public Records Requests below:
To make a Public Records Request, fill out the form below: