Your right to know
OPRAmachine is an online platform that allows individuals to submit & browse requests for public records made under the New Jersey Open Public Records Act.Since October, 2017, OPRAmachine has seen:
- 1309 public records requests
- 991 followup messages sent
- 122 registered users
- 772 public bodies
- 63 annotations added to requests
- 107 tracked requests
Delivery issues on some requests
Access the records of every N.J. Municipality
As of today we are proud to announce that OPRAmachine now reaches every municipality in every county of the State of New Jersey.
We now have every municipal government added to our database. This is certainly a milestone for OPRAmachine, but our work is far from over. We still need help adding municipal utilities authorities and various county government agencies.
Video: How OPRAmachine Works
In this video, we give a brief overview of the concept behind OPRAmachine.com.
For records custodians: How to respond to an OPRA request using OPRAmachine
The upcoming launch of OPRAmachine is going to make it easier for citizens to obtain public records by way of the Open Public Records Act. In this post, we will explain how records custodians at public agencies can effectively utilize OPRAmachine to respond to requests, both via email and through our online web interface.