Who can apply for information?
Any citizen of Pakistan or an organization registered in Pakistan can apply for information under the Act.
Which departments or institutions I can seek information from?
You can seek information from any department, attached department, organization, institution, court, tribunal, commission, office, board or a body established or funded by the Government of the Punjab.
Can I access information from private institutions or organizations?
You can access information from those private institutions or organizations, which are substantially financed by the provincial or a local government
How do I know who is the PIO in a public body and how s(he) can be contacted?
You should call any office of the relevant public body or visit its website to find out about the PIO and his/her contact details. You may also find contact details of the PIO on the website of the Commission.
What should a person do who is illiterate or disable and can’t write an application?
A person who is disable or illiterate and can’t write an application, s(he) should approach the relevant PIO, who is duty bound under the law to provide necessary assistance to such a person.