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A one stop destination for all Right to Information (RTI) matters


Appellant: Certified copy of the complaint and copies of the proceedings were denied by NHRC u/s 8(1)(j) - CIC: Information relates to personal information of a third party, the disclosure of which has no relationship to any public interest; Denial upheld     Right to Information Act 2005    Applicant filed 92 RTIs applications and appeals - Regarding the issue of filing multiple RTI applications, the CIC referred to the SC decision CBSE v. Aditya Bandopadhyay and Ors - CIC: Furnish the certified copy of Enquiry Report to the Appellant     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding complaints received in IIPS and MOHFW against Faculties etc. and reply given - CIC: There is complete negligence and laxity in dealing with the RTI applications; Penalty of Rs. 5,000/- each imposed on the past and incumbent PIO     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant sought the caste of candidates recruited as Training Pilot claiming that Air India Ltd. did not conduct any caste verification & certain candidates have submitted fake caste certificates - CIC: Disclosure of caste details is exempt u/s 8(1)(j)     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant sought information regarding his attendance register, salary slips etc. - Respondent: The Appellant was not their regular employee and his remuneration was paid by the contractor - CIC: Provide the copy of Appellant’s attendance details     Right to Information Act 2005    Action taken on a letter addressed to the HRD Minister was sought - CIC: The PIOs are required to provide information as per the availability of record; Provide complete notings in respect of the processing of the complaint and its present status     Right to Information Act 2005    Vijai Sharma and K V Chowdary appointed as CIC and CVC respectively     Right to Information Act 2005    Is the Mysore Police Commissioner’s office coming up without plan approval?     Right to Information Act 2005    No action taken against the illegal massage parlours or spas in Goa     Right to Information Act 2005    Are there norms about the fee a school should charge and the facilities it offers?     Right to Information Act 2005    There is only 1 primary health centre per 28 villages of UP     Right to Information Act 2005    Services of all OSDs / Consultants terminated by Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai     Right to Information Act 2005    Whether NGOs substantially financed by the government be covered under RTI Act?     Right to Information Act 2005    Information about EVMs, VVPAT Units and SLUs should be provided to the citizens     Right to Information Act 2005    Power to regulate the tenure, salaries and allowances of Information Commissioners     Right to Information Act 2005   
Payment of Fee

2.b Fee for the State Government Authorities?

The quantum of fee fixed by the different State Governments which should accompany the RTI application is shown below:

 

State Application fee
Arunachal Pradesh (a) Rs. 500 for tender document/ bids/ quotation/ business contracts
(b) Rs 50/- for other than (a)
Andhra Pradesh (a) In respect of public authorities at the Village Level-no fee;
(b) In respect of public authorities at Mandal Level-Rs.5/- per application
c) In respect of public authorities other than those covered above-Rs.10/- per application;
Assam, Delhi, Goa, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Pondicherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamilnadu, Tripura, Uttatanchal, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal Rs. 10/-
Daman & Diu Rs. 25/-
Gujarat Rs. 20/-
Haryana Rs. 50/-
Sikkim Rs. 100/-

The cost of providing information (further fee) fixed by the various State Governments is as under:

State Documents
A 4/ A3 Large size CD/ Floppy Sample or model
Andhra Pradesh Rs. 2/- Actual Charges Rs. 100 for CD
Rs 200 for DVD
Actual Cost
Arunachal Pradesh Rs 5/-      
Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Rs 2/- Actual charges Rs 50/- for each for CD Actual charges
Chandigarh 10/- Do Rs 100/- for Floppy
Rs 200/- for CD or DVD
Do
Daman & Diu, Rs 2/- Do Rs 100/- for Floppy
Rs 200/- for CD
Do
Haryana Rs 10/- Do Do Do
Himachal Pradesh Rs 10/- do Do Do
Jharkhand Rs 2/- Actual Charges Rs 50/- for floppy;
Rs 100/- for CD;
Rs 200/- for DVD
Do
Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalalya, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamilnadu, Tripura, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal Rs 2/- Actual charges Rs 50/- Actual charges
Kerala Rs 2/- Do Rs 50/- for each floppy; Rs 100 for each CD Do
Mizoram Rs 2/- (Rs.5/- for computer print out) Do Rs 50 per CD/floppy Do
Pondicherry  Rs 2/- Do - Do
Sikkim Rs 10/- Do Actual cost Charges as fixed

How to file a RTI application

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