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Procedure to File an Application Under RTI

  • Application can be submitted in writing, with prescribed fee of Rs. 10/-, directly to the concerned Public Information Officer (PIO) or at any of the e-Sampark/Jan Sampark and Gram Sampark Centres located in Chandigarh.

    These Centres will route the application to the concerned CPIO. The citizen will be issued a receipt on submission of the application containing application no., date, and details of the concerned CPIOs. (Click here for List of CPIOs)

    • The Act envisages PIO in each department/agency to receive requests and provide information. At sub-district levels assistant PIO receive applications/appeals/ complaints and forward it to appropriate PIO.

    • Information sort by the citizen is to be provided within 30 days, 48 hours where life or liberty is involved, 35 days where request is given to Asst. PIO, 40 days where third party is involved and 45 days for human rights violation information from listed security/ intelligence agencies.

    • Time taken for calculation and intimation of fees excluded from the time frame.

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