Public Records Requests

Public Records Requests

Harnett County is committed to transparency and upholding the North Carolina public records laws, which include but are not limited to North Carolina General Statute Chapter 132.1 and General Statute 153A-98. The County is focused on providing an open exchange of documents with citizens, staff, and members of the media that is timely and accurate.

The Harnett County Public Information Office accepts public records requests using one of the following methods:

Paper Form The attached paper form can be completed and emailed to
Email Individuals or organizations can submit an email with information regarding their public records request. 

Prior to completing our form above, please see if your inquiry falls into any of the common public records requests listed below.

Please contact for questions related to public records requests.

Marriage, Birth, Death and Real Estate Records

  • To obtain marriage, birth, and death records or real estate and deed records, please visit the Harnett County Register of Deed’s Office online portal or contact their office using the information below.

Harnett County Register of Deeds Office

Tax Records

  • To obtain information regarding property tax records, please visit the Harnett County Tax Department Real Estate Search online portal or contact their department using the information below.

Harnett County Tax Department

Divorce Records/Traffic Violation Records/Criminal and Civil Disputes

  • To obtain information regarding a divorce, traffic violation or other court-related record, such as criminal and civil disputes, contact the Harnett County Clerk of Court Office, using the information below.

Renee Whittenton
Clerk to the Superior Court

Harnett County Schools

  • Harnett County Government does not house records related to Harnett County Schools. To obtain information, contact:

Natalie Tucker Ferrell                                                                     
Public Information Officer 
910-893-8151 ext. 453


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