Open Records / Public Inspection Request


In order to make a request to inspect or receive copies of public documents, a written and signed request must be sent to the City Clerk by e-mail, mail, fax, or hand delivery. All requests will receive an initial response within three business days. Please be as specific as possible when making your request. There is a fee of 10 cents per page or $0.20 for CDs if copies of records are requested.

If the information requested is for a commercial purpose you must also complete the Certification of Commercial Purpose.  

Request for Police Department or Fire Department records should be submitted directly to their respective department.

Covington follows the regulations set under the Kentucky Open Records Act (KORA), KRS Chapter 61. Access the full KRS Chapter here.


City Clerk

City of Covington

20 West Pike St.

Covington, Kentucky 41011


For any questions, please call 859-292-2314.

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