Public Records request

Public Records Requests

The Nebraska Governor’s Office adheres to the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. § 84-712 through 84-712.09) and all other state laws when determining the public disclosure of documents.  The information below is intended to assist individuals who wish to request records and should not be considered an establishment of any official rules.  Requests are governed by the Nebraska Public Records Statutes. Additional information can be found on the Office of the Nebraska Attorney General website.  

Public records requests should be submitted in writing. Be sure to include your contact information for response. There are two methods for submitting public records, either  digitally or through the mail:

Public Records Request
Nebraska Governor’s Office
P.O. Box 94848
Lincoln, NE 68509


A response will be provided within four (4) business days of the date your request was received. Please keep in mind that requests may not be received on the same day they are sent, particularly if the request is sent after business hours and/or is sent by mail. Response letters sent by mail may not be received on the day they are sent. When calculating the four (4) Business days, make sure you are excluding state holidays, weekends, and the date the request was received.