You must complete the Public Records Access Formal Complaint form  and attach all required documents. Then File the Complaint in one of three ways:

  1. Complete and File online, using the Court of Claims e-FileOH feature,
  2. Print the Complaint form, complete it, and mail it to the court,
  3. Print the Complaint form, complete it, and File it with the court in person.

Ohio Court of Claims
The Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center
65 South Front Street, 3rd Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215

You must pay a $25 Filing Fee for the Court to process your case. You can use a credit card if filing online. You must enclose a check or money order, made payable to the Ohio Court of Claims, if filing by mail. Finally, you may pay cash if filing in person. Please do not mail cash.