Freedom of Information Act Requests

FOIA Forms

Effective November 1, 2020 all requests should be made using either the General FOIA request form, or Police FOIA request form below

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

To make a request to inspect or receive copies of public records under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), please submit a request in writing using one of the following forms and return as specified below. In order to ensure timely and accurate retrieval of the records you wish to obtain, please be as specific as possible with regard to the documents you wish to review/obtain.

In accordance with the Freedom of Information Act, the Charter Township of Waterford's FOIA Procedures and Guidelines and a written public summary of these procedures and guidelines shall be available without charge at the Township Clerk's office on the 2nd floor of Township Hall 5200 Civic Center Dr. Waterford, MI  48329, and shall be maintained on the Township's website at


FOIA requests relating to all departments, except Police and Fire, please submit by mail, fax or email:

The Charter Township of Waterford
Shelly Schloss, FOIA Coordinator
5200 Civic Center Drive
Waterford, MI 48329

Phone: (248) 674-6201
FAX (248) 674-5451
Email: FOIA Coordinator

FOIA requests relating to the Police Department send to:

Waterford Police Department
FOIA Coordinator
5150 Civic Center Drive
Waterford, MI  48329

Phone: (248) 674-0351, prompt 4
FAX (248) 673-5190
Email: Police Department Records

FOIA requests relating to the Fire Department send to:

Waterford Regional Fire Department
FOIA Coordinator
2495 Crescent Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48329

Phone: (248) 673-0405
FAX (248) 674-4095
Email: Fire FOIA Requests