Public Records Request

Mississippi Code § 25-61-1 “Mississippi Public Records Act of 1983” states that it is the policy of the Mississippi Legislature that public records must be available for inspection by any person unless otherwise provided. MDEQ has and will do everything reasonable to fulfill this policy.
For access to public records maintained by MDEQ, a formal request must be made in writing containing the following information:
  • Name of facility
  • City and county where facility is located
  • Specifics on the type of information requested
To submit a records request, use one of the documents below:

*Once a request has been received and processed, requesting party will be contacted to make an appointment to view files at MDEQ offices.

MDEQ policy and procedures
Public Records Request Contact Information

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 2261
Jackson, MS 39225
(601) 961-5049