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Certified copies of file notings etc. from the competent authority & final decision between M/o Civil Aviation, PMO, MEA, Cabinet Secretariat regarding approval for Jet Airway-Etihad, Transact Business - CIC: Provide the information applying severability     Right to Information Act 2005    Status of the application of appellant’s daughter under Ladli scheme was sought - Respondent: appellant works as a tout and forges documents for undeserving candidates - CIC: proceed as per law if there is any prima facie evidence against the appellant     Right to Information Act 2005    PIO: the information requested vide RTI application dated 12/08/2013 has been supplied on 04/12/2014 - CIC: the appellant did not receive the information timely; compensation of Rs.1000/- awarded for the inconvenience & detriment caused     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding copy of gold delivery order, stock register & tax invoice & result of the inquiry conducted by the bank was sought - CIC: Provide photocopy of stock register by severing the third party information u/s 10 of RTI Act     Right to Information Act 2005    Copy of application along with affidavit & list of documents filed by an individual in NCDRC against Unitech Ltd. was sought - CIC: the disclosure of such personal information would cause unwarranted invasion of the privacy of the individual     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding the non-delivery of ‘aadhar card’ - Respondent: preservation period for records relating to speed post is six months - CIC: u/s 19(8)(b) of the RTI Act, compensation of Rs 250 awarded for the inconvenience caused to him     Right to Information Act 2005    The manner of celebrating the Republic day needs an overhaul     Right to Information Act 2005    Social audit cell opened in regional passport office at Chennai     Right to Information Act 2005    Nearly 3,500 deaths annually in Mumbai suburban railways     Right to Information Act 2005    No record of persons fined for smoking in public or throwing garbage in UP     Right to Information Act 2005    PIL seeking a ban on use of loudspeakers at religious sites disposed of by SC     Right to Information Act 2005    Use of postal stamp as a mode of payment of fee under RTI Act     Right to Information Act 2005    Supreme Court: BCCI is performing public functions     Right to Information Act 2005    Is RTI applicant competent to approach the consumer protection forum?     Right to Information Act 2005    Disclosure of the minutes of the Departmental Promotion Committee under RTI     Right to Information Act 2005   
How to file a RTI application

The RTI Act prescribes a very simple procedure for obtaining information. It requires :

Step 1. - Writing an application specifying the particulars of the information sought. More.....

Step 2. - Submitting the evidence of payment of application fee along with the application. More.....

Step 3. - Sending the application to the concerned Public Information Officer /Assistant Public Information Officer. More.....

 

The essential requirements of an application filed under the RTI Act are:

(a) The applicant should be a citizen of India.
(b) The application should contain the particulars of information sought.
(c) The evidence of payment of application fee should be enclosed.
(d) The address of the applicant should be available for sending a reply.

Personal details except those necessary for contacting an applicant are neither required to be mentioned nor can be called for by the PIO.