Instant Access to Hawaii State, County and Municipal Records

"Publicly available records are a fundamental guarantee of our Freedoms & Democracy."
William Ratcher - Founder of

Hawaii Public Records

The Hawaii State Records mission is to provide every person the right to detect, obtain, preview and examine public records, consequently enabling residents of the state of Hawaii are provided access in complete accordance with the Hawaii Uniform Information Practices Act, which establishes an open access to any public records:

The main goal is to ensure all public records are open to any person, including individuals, corporations, governmental entities, trusts, partnerships, associations, and all other legal entities, without having to state a “need to know” or present any sensitive information, unless the law indicates otherwise.

Hawaii State Records encompass information about the following subjects: Criminal Records, Court Records, Vital Records and State Background Checks; the information is over 13 million open public records.

The search functionality provided in this portal enables the information requested to be presented immediately and accurately. Hawaii State Records includes records dating back to the year 1826 and includes information from 5 counties, thereby ensuring Hawaii abides by the commitment of the United States of America to remain a “fair and just” society for all.