Accessible Information

Under the law a citizen or a legal person (registered/incorporated entity) can submit RTI applications and obtain any information held by any public body unless exempted u/s 13 of RTI Act, 2013. Following include the accessible information;

    (a)   particulars of the public body, its functions and duties;

    (b)   powers and functions of its officers and employees;

    (c)   norms and criteria set by the public body for the discharge of its functions;

    (d)   Acts, Ordinances, rules, regulations, notifications, circulars and other legal instruments being enforced, issued or used by the public body in the discharge of its functions;

    (e)    a statement of categories of information being held by the public body;

    (f)   a description of its decision-making processes and any opportunities for the public to provide input into or be consulted about decisions;

    (g)   a directory of its officers and employees with their respective remuneration, perks and privileges;

    (h)   budget of the public body including details of all proposed and actual expenditures;

    (i)   amount of subsidy and details of beneficiaries if the public body provides any subsidy;

    (j)   particulars of the recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by the public body;

    (k)   facilities available with the public body for obtaining information held by it;

    (l)   name, designation and other particulars of the public information officer of the public body; and

    (m)  any other information that the Government may notify in the official Gazette.