General public records request

In accordance with the California Public Records Act, public records are available for viewing Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays at 18700 Ward Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708. District staff is available to assist persons requesting records.

The below request form is intended for standard record requests that are easily and quickly accessed. Specific information pertaining to the request, such as the name and title of the document, are especially helpful in accessing the appropriate file(s). Some records are exempt from disclosure. In addition, requests that are too general in nature may result in a delay pending further investigation of the records.

Request guidelines:

  • Original records may not be removed from their original file jackets, reorganized or removed from the premises on any conditions
  • Please bring paper clips, post-its and payment for any copies due.
  • Payment for copies are payable in cash or check only. Please make checks payable to "Orange County Water District."

Many of the District's documents are available for viewing or downloading. If the document you are looking for is not found on this website, please fill out the public records request via the form below.

Frequently asked questions

Public records request form

(If known, the following information will help fulfill the request. Please be as specific as possible.)