In accordance with Florida Law, Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners makes its public records accessible and available for personal inspection and/or copying by any person who makes a public records request. You can also request DVDs of the public meetings or local programs seen on the county government channel, PBC TV Channel 20.

We Can Help You

The Public Affairs Department can help you receive documents as quickly and easily as possible.  Follow the steps below to find the fastest way to receive records.

I want:   

Send email or visit website:

Certificates – birth/death Palm Beach County Health Department:
Click here
Court records
adoptions, affidavit, criminal records, deeds, judgments, lawsuits, marriage, minutes/video of county government meetings, plats, probate, traffic court, wills, etc.
Clerk & Comptroller Palm Beach County:
Criminal/correctional facility records Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office:
DVDs of county government meetings PBC TV Channel 20:
Online DVD Request Form
Human Resources
Requests for personnel records, verifications of employment, salary verification, etc.

Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners:
Permits, surveys, code documents
building, excavation, land use, proposed projects, etc.

Planning, Zoning & Building Department:
Email: or
Property records
assessed value of property, taxes paid
Palm Beach County Property Appraiser:
School district School District of Palm Beach County:
State attorney State Attorney's Office:
Tax information
Valorem, non-ad valorem
Palm Beach County Tax Collector:
Web: Click Here

Helpful Telephone Numbers/Links

15th Judicial Circuit of Florida 561-355-2431
Clerk and Comptroller 561-355-2996
Health Department Palm Beach County 561-840-4500
Planning, Zoning & Building 561-233-5160 (records)
Public Defender 561-355-7651
School District of Palm Beach County 561-357-7663
Sheriff's Office 561-688-3140 (central records)
State Attorney 561-355-7247
Supervisors of Elections 561-656-6200
Property Appraiser 561-355-2881
Tax Collector 561-355-2264

Related Links

County policy on public records requests and fees (PPM/CW-F-002)
Florida Statutes Public Records Chapter 119

Untitled Document

 Board of County Commissioners

Public Records Requests

​To make public records requests for Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioner's departments, please contact:

Nicole Ferris
Public Affairs Department
301 N. Olive Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL  33401
Fax:  561-355-3819