Request to Inspect and/or Copy Public Records

RIDOT has developed a streamlined process to fulfill public records requests with a user-friendly APRA portal to make records requests online. Click the portal link below to start your request.


Per RIGL section 38-2-1 et seq., APRA requires public agencies to provide access to public records. Click here for more information on the  Department of Transportation APRA Regulations.

If you have any questions about the process for accessing public records maintained by the Department of Transportation, please contact the Department’s Public Records Officer at:

    Fax: (401) 222-4226
    Mail: Office of Legal Counsel
    Rhode Island Department of Transportation
    Room 160
    Two Capitol Hill
    Providence, RI 02903

Please note: Those requesting copies of any documents may be assessed a fee including an hourly charge for searching and copying as provided by the Access to Public Records Act.

Have Questions?

RIDOT Constituent Services
2 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-222-2450
Toll Free: 1-844-DOT-ROAD