Many a times, Public Information Officer (PIO) rejects request for information such as What/ Why/ How/ When by saying that questions can’t be asked under RTI. In this article I have explained “can questions be asked under rti act 2005?” » Read more
The RTI Act provides what will attract a fee and the RTI Rules provide how much fee has to be paid. The RTI Act allows fees to be imposed both when making a request for information (Section 6(1)) and when accessing the information (Section 7(1) and 7(5)). In this article, I have explained the RTI Fees Rules: RTI Act Fees Payable: RTI Fee Structure for Central Public Authorities.
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RTI Act, 2005 does not provide any specific Format for RTI Application Form. It is upto to the applicants to write the application in their own way. This makes many applicants confused about how to write RTI Application. I have written this article to help those who find it difficult to write the application. To know how to file RTI Application for inspection of records, you may visit How to File RTI Application for inspection of records.
Inspection of Records under Right to Information Act 2005 is another way of accessing information. Right to information is defined under Section 2(j) of the Right to Information Act as: “right to information” means the right to information accessible under this Act which is held by or under the control of any public authority and includes the right to— » Read more