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    GUJARAT STATE INFORMATION COMMISSION

    Address:
    · Address : 1st Floor, Bureau of Economics and Statistics Building, Sector 18, Gandhinagar - 382010
    · Tel: 079 – 23252706, 23252701
    · Fax: 079 – 23252829
    · Email:gscic@gujarat.gov.in





    GSIC Website:





    Important Links on GSIC website:






    Details of GCIC :
    • State Chief Information Commissioner

    There is no Chief Information Commissioner at present


    Tel: 079 232 52701
    Fax: 079 23252829
    email: gscic@gujarat.gov.in
    Curriculum Vitae:http://gic.guj.nic.in/curriculumvitae.php


    • State Information Commissioner



    Smt. Nethra Shenoy, IAS (Retd.)
    Tel: 079 232 57645
    Fax: 079 23252829
    email: gscic@gujarat.gov.in
    (Vide Notification dated 12 March 2010)


    Shri A.J. Shukla, IAS (Retd.)

    Tel: 079 23252702
    Fax: 079 23252829
    email: gscic@gujarat.gov.in
    (Vide Notification dated 12 March 2010)


    GUJARAT RTI Rules were amended on 22 March 2010 vide a new notification. Please follow the new rules only. Details are given below and the notification is attached to this article.

    Application Format:



    RTI Application: Form A
    First Appeal: Form E

    For the purpose of removing any doubt it is hereby clarified that the ‘forms’, as prescribed under these rules, need not be in authorized pre-printed stationery, but any format neatly typed, handwritten or in electronic form which covers essential details prescribed in the form shall be valid.

    (GAD Notification No:GS-30-2005 -VHS-1005-2664-RTI dated 5th October 2005)

    Forms are attached at the bottom of the attached pdf document which contains the latest version of the Gujarat RTI Rules 2010.


    FEES for Public Authorities under the Gujarat RTI Rules:




    Application Fee (Sec 6(1))
    • Rs. 20.00

    Fees to be paid by Cash, Bankers Cheque, Demand Draft/Pay Order payable to “Accounts Officer” or designated officer OR By affixing Non Judicial Stamp on the application or by Non-Judicial stamp paper or IPO or Revenue Stamp or by Challan paid to the
    Government Treasury through authorized banks in the budget head 0070-other administrative services, 60 -other services, 800 -other receipt, (17) -fees and other charges under these rules.


    NOTE: If application is made in e-media, the application fees have to be paid within 7 days of the application date, otherwise the application is considered withdrawn.


    Further Fees (Sec 7(1), 7(3), 7(5))
    • (I) Information / documents to be provided where a separate
      system or procedure or fees I charges for providing copy
      does not exist in a Public Authority
      (a) A4, A3 size paper -Rs.2/-per page
      (b) Larger size paper -Amount of actual cost.

      (2) For inspection of records where a separate system or
      procedure or fees / charges does not exist in a Public
      Authority
      (a) No fees for the first half an hour.
      (b) Rs.20/-for each half an hour thereafter.

      (3) An amount of actual cost for providing sample, model or

      photograph where a separate system or procedure or
      fees / charges does not exist in a Public Authority.


      (4) Rs.50/-per floppy or disc for information to be furnished in
      a floppy or a disc, wherever possible.

    NOTE: Additional fees have to be paid in cash wherever facility for cash receipt is available or by demand draft or by pay order or by Indian postal o'rder or by Challan credited in the Government Treasury through authorized banks in the budget head 0070 other administrative services, 60 -other services, 800 -other receipt, (17)-fees and other charges under these rules.

    Application or additional fees paid by Pay Order or DD to be in favour of Government of Gujarat or the concerned Public Authority.

    (Note: The original GO is attached to this article in pdf format)



    Second Appeal Rules & Procedure:

    The Second Appeal to The Gujarat State Information Commission (SIC) has to be as per guidelines in the GO attached to this article and should contain:

    (i) Name and address of the applicant;
    (ii) Name and office address of the Public lnfonnation Officer;
    (iii) Number, date and details of the order against which the Second appeal is filed;
    (iv) Brief facts leading to second appeal;
    (v) Grounds for appeal;
    (vi) Verification by the appellant;
    (vii) Any infonnation which commission may deem necessary for deciding the appeal.

    Every appeal made to the Commission shall be accompanied by the following documents:
    (i) Copy of the order against which second appeal is preferred.
    (ii) Copies ofdocuments referred and relied upon by the appellant along with a list thereof.


    Useful website for obtaining details of SPIO’s in Gujarat Government:

    Gujarat PIO list: http://gic.guj.nic.in/piolist.php
    http://gic.guj.nic.in/piolist.php
    Gujarat SIC website: http://gic.guj.nic.in/index.php
    Gujarat Govt. Web Portal: http://www.gujaratindia.com/

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