Public Records in Florida

florida flagFind public record search resources for state of Florida including, people search, background check and criminal records. Are you trying to start a business with someone, a new date, a new neighbor? You can find out more about anyone, a background check or past addresses. If you are thinking about using a contractor or doing business with anyone you can find not only background checks but professional licenses, including medical license, state bar registration for lawyers or contractor licenses. You can locate people by searching public records.

Florida public record laws are very broad and do allow access to public records however some personal information is exempt such as driving records, driver licenses, titles, registrations and identification cards issued by the Department.

What kind of personal information does DPPA cover?

DPPA is designed to limit public access to your social security number, driver license or identification card number, name, address, telephone number, medical or disability information, and emergency contact information contained in your motor vehicle and driver license.

What does DPPA not cover?

As defined in 18 United States Code, Section 2175: personal information protected under DPPA does not include "vehicular crashes, driving violations, and driver's status."


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