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The management of public records and information in King County is governed by various laws, regulations and policies at all levels of government.  This page describes some of the most relevant regulations that affect King County agencies.

For information about Executive Policies, Department Policies, Executive Orders, Public Rules and Interlocal Agreements that are not necessarily related to records management, visit the Policies, Public Rules and Interlocal Agreements website. 

Federal Law

Looking for Records?

King County Archives - historical county records
Recorder's Office - recorded documents
Vital Statistics - birth and death records
Find Public Records - various county records
Public Records Program - submit a public disclosure request