Information Commissions

In order to exercise the powers conferred under the provisions of Right to Information Act, 2005, Central Information Commission and various State Information Commissions have been set up in different states. The Information Commissions hear the second appeals and complaints under the Right to Information Act and pass appropriate orders for dissemination of information from public authorities. The Information Commissions also have the power to penalise the errant official and compensate the information seeker.

Central Information Commission is having it office in Delhi and it exercises its jurisdiction over the public authorities under the control of central government, and union territories. The Information Commissions at the State levels exercise their jurisdiction over the public authorities under the control of their respective states governments.

Information Commissions also prepares annual report on implementation of Right to Information Act by various public authorities and also make recommendations and suggestions.

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