Wyoming Public Records
The Wyoming Open Records Act, found in Title 16, Article 2 of the state statutes, provides that all public records be available for inspection by any person. Public records can be in the form of papers, forms, correspondence, books, photos, films, sound recordings, maps, etc.
Exceptions listed in the Act include investigative records, test questions, property appraisals, interagency memoranda, emergency procedures, data revealing schematics & security systems, medical records, adoption records, trade secrets, library patron records, and records otherwise protected by law.
In the lower portion of this page, we have organized the most commonly sought statewide resources in Wyoming. Use the menus in the blue box to find other records by category, or in lower jurisdictions.
- Court System - The Wyoming court system has four levels. At the first level are the Municipal Courts, which are responsible for traffic and city ordinance violations. At the second level are the Circuit Courts, which handle misdemeanors, civil cases up to $7,000, family violence cases, felony preliminary hearings, and ordinance violations at the request of a municipality. Third are the District Courts, which the trial courts of general jurisdiction. District Courts handle felony cases, civil cases over $7,000, juvenile cases, and probate matters. At the fourth level is the Supreme Court of Wyoming, which hears appeals from the District Courts and lower courts. Wyoming Court Records
- Criminal Records - Infractions and violations are handled by Municipal Courts, while misdemeanors are handled by Circuit Courts. Felony cases are heard in the District Courts. Wyoming does not currently make Municipal, Circuit, or District Court criminal records available online. Contact the Clerk of Court directly for information about record searches. For information on ordering a criminal history check on yourself, or to check available online databases, go to our Wyoming Criminal Records page.
- Vital Records – To obtain certified copies of birth, death, marriage, or divorce certificates, write to Wyoming Vital Records Services, Hathaway Building, Cheyenne, WY 82002, (307) 777-7591, Fax: (307) 635-4103. Go to our Vital Records page to search the Social Security Death Index for Wyoming, death records, cemetery indexes & obituaries from available cities & counties; historical statewide marriages, historical marriage databases from available counties. Currently we are not aware of any online birth record databases in Wyoming. For information about ordering birth certificates, check our Vital Records page.
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|Wyoming eGovernment Site |
Visit the official e-government site for the State of Wyoming to find information about government services and agencies.
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|Child Care Facilities |
Search the Department of Wyoming Family Services database by county for child care facilities in your area.
|Court Records | U.S. District PACER Bankruptcy Pay Site|
Search the U.S. District Court of Wyoming for Federal bankruptcy court records by case number, party name, filing date, or last update. Provides dockets and documents. PACER access requires registration and a small fee for each search.
|Court Records | U.S. District PACER Civil and Criminal Pay Site|
Search the U.S. District Court of Wyoming for Federal civil & criminal court records by case number, party name, filing date, or last update. Provides dockets and documents. PACER access requires registration and a small fee for each search.
|Courts - Supreme Court Cases |
Search the Wyoming State Law Library via simple Boolean search or advanced search enhanced with numerous special fields and query execution parameters, and view Wyoming Supreme Court Cases, as well as Oklahoma, 10th Circuit and Indian Territory cases.
|Criminal Histories (info) |
Wyoming Attorney General Division of Criminal Investigation information on how to order a Wyoming criminal history.
|Farm Subsidy Database |
Search the Wyoming EWG Farm Subsidy Database by county, city, zip, individual or business recipient name, and view information including name of recipient, city and zip and total farm subsidy from 1996-2000.
|Find People |
Easy to use, find people in Wyoming instantly! Find addresses and phone numbers. Free summary of names. Fee for detailed reports.
Use this Wyoming Insurance Department site to research insurance matters and report suspected fraud.
Search the Wyoming Inventors Database by last name, first name and/or city or browse by first letter of last name for patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) from 1972 to present.
|Land Patent Records |
Search Wyoming Land Patents for transfers of public lands to private ownership. Provides document summary, legal description, and document image.
|Lobbyist Directory |
Browse for registered Wyoming lobbyists for the current year and view data including address, phone, e-mail address, and represented organization and contact information. Archived lists available for the previous year.
|Missing Children |
Browse this listing of missing children in Wyoming to view information including photo, name, DOB, case #, contact person #, case type, physical description, date/city missing from and link to poster.
|Prescriptions for Seniors |
Use this Partnership for Prescription Assistance service to search for prescription drug programs for seniors in Wyoming.
|Professional, Medical, and Business Licenses |
Trying to find registration or verify the license of a Wyoming professional? Go here to search appraisers, attorneys, banks, CPA's, collection agencies, doctors, pawn brokers, pharmacists, hunting outfitters, and many more.
|Registered Offenders |
Use this Wyoming Attorney General service to search for registered offenders by name, street, city, county, and/or zip code.
Search Wyoming codified statutes or the Wyoming State Constitution.
|Tenant Screening - Eviction Records Pay Site|
Search Systems Eviction Records. Search statewide in Wyoming for eviction records by tenant name (individual or business) for just $5 per search. Narrow results by city for common name searches.
|Unclaimed Property |
Use this service of the State of Wyoming Treasurer's Office to search their Unclaimed Property List by name.
|Uniform Commercial Code Pay Site|
Use this Wyoming Secretary of State UCC E-System to search for Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) financing statements and liens. Access requires registration and login. Unofficial searches are free, official searches and documents requires payment.