April 17, 2018 21:22 Updated Follow No, but a public agency has the discretion to require the request be in writing or on a form provided by the agency. www.in.gov/pac Related articles How long does the agency have to give me the records I requested? How much can I be charged for a copy of a record? What records are available to the public, and what records are confidential? How do I find the state form I need? What kind of records can I find in the Indiana State Archives?