Freedom of Information Act Request

Requests to inspect or obtain copies of public records prepared, owned, used, possessed, or retained by the County may be submitted on the County's FOIA Request Form in any form of writing (letter, fax, email, etc.).

No specific form to submit a written request is required.  However, a FOIA Request Form and other FOIA-related forms are available for your use and convenience at the bottom of this page and at the County Administration Buildling located at 701 Main Street, Saint Joseph, MI 49085.

Requests may be email to FOIA@BerrienCounty.org.  To ensure a prompt response, email requests should contain the term "FOIA" or "FOIA Request" in the subject line.

Written requests may be delivered to the County Building in person or by mail:  701 Main Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085

Requests may be faxed to (269) 983-5788.  To ensure a prompt response, faxed requests should contain the term "FOIA" or "FOIA Request" on the first/cover page.