Request to be made to the CPIO/APIO in writing or through electronic media

A fee of Rs. 10/- to be remitted in cash to CPIO/APIO or by means of DD/Bankers Cheque

No reasons need be quoted for such requests

Only name and contact address to be furnished

Request to be made in English, Hindi or the official language of the area in which the application is made

If the applicant is unable to put his request in writing, the CPIO/APIO will render assistance to translate the oral request into writing

For requests for documents, floppies containing information etc., additional fee as prescribed has to be remitted

Applicant has the right to appeal against the decision of the CPIO. First appeal lies with the Appellate Authority viz., CDA Chennai and the next with the Central Information Commissioner.