Uniform Information Practices Act
To make a Uniform Information Practices Act (UIPA) request, please email DBF.UIPA@hawaii.gov.
The Request (requirements)
1. Must be in writing
2. Have sufficient contact information for the agency to correspond with you
3. Provide a reasonable description of the requested record
4. State how you would like to receive the record (e.g.pick up copy, mail, e-mail, etc.)
You may use the State of Hawai`i Office of Information Practices’ form to submit your request: Request to access a government record
The Uniform Information Practices Act (Modified), chapter 92F, Hawaii Revised Statutes (“UIPA”), is Hawaii’s public records law. The Office of Information Practices (“OIP”) was created by the Legislature in 1988 to administer the UIPA.
Phone: (808) 586-1518
Mailing Address: UIPA Request, State of Hawaiʻi, Department of Budget and Finance, P.O. Box 150, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi 96810
Additional resources are available on the Office of Information Practices’ UIPA webpage.