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Open Records

The Pennsylvania Right-To-Know Law is a series of laws designed to guarantee that the public has access to public records of governmental bodies.  Each government agency is assigned an Open Records Officer (ORO) to handle requests.  Public records will be available for inspection and/or copying at the Borough Administration Office during normal business hours, Monday through Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with the exception of holidays.

Chalfont Borough Open Records Officer (ORO):  Dawn Tremmel

Requests shall be in writing and directed to the Borough’s ORO.  Please use this Standard RTK Law Request Form when submitting your request, and include the date of the request, the name and address of the requester, and a clear description of the records being sought.  Request forms can be emailed to:  RTK@chalfontborough.com

Or requests can be dropped off in person, or mailed to:
Chalfont Borough
Attn:  Open Records Officer

40 North Main Street
Chalfont, PA  18914

Or requests can be faxed to:

Any questions, please call:  215-822-7295

Important links to information on the PA Office of Open Records (OOR) website:
Fee Structure
Pennsylvania’s Right-To-Know Law

For more information regarding the Open Records Law please visit the PA Office of Open Records’ website:  www.openrecords.state.pa.us

Current contact information for the PA Office of Open Records (OOR) where appeals should be filed:

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Office of Open Records
333 Market Street, 16th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234

Phone: 717-346-9903
Fax: 717-425-5343
Email: openrecords@pa.gov

Link to file an electronic appeal to the PA OOR found here.

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