Public Records Policy

Lucas County Children Services Public Records Policy

  • Public Records include those records that document the organization's functions, policies, procedures and operations.
  • Case record information is not subject to the public records laws and is confidential per the ORC 5153.17.
  • Records are available Monday - Friday from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM with the exception of holidays.
  • Please contact the Records Department Supervisor at 419-213-3499.
  • As a rule, there is no cost for copies; however, we reserve the right to charge for high volume requests.
  • If records are readily available, they will be given out immediately.
    If records need to be reviewed, researched, or redacted, a written response and/or the records will be sent in no more than three business days.

    Records Request Form