FOIA

Freedom of Information Act Process for Attorney General

Michigan's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), MCL 15.231 et seq, provides that certain persons can receive copies or make inspections of most public records of public bodies upon written request. The person must sufficiently describe the records he or she seeks. The public body may charge a fee to cover the cost of complying with a person's FOIA request.

FOIA requests directed to this Department can be sent by email or mail to:

Email: AG-FOIA@mi.gov

Department of Attorney General
Attn. FOIA Coordinator
P.O. Box 30213
Lansing, MI 48909

Requests should include a name, phone number, and mailing address.

View the Department's written procedures and guidelines.

View a written public summary of the Department's procedures and guidelines.