The Right to Information (Regulation of Fee and Cost) Rules, 2005 are applicable for the Public authorities belonging to the Central Government, whereby the following fee has been prescribed:-
A request for obtaining information u/s 6(1) is to be accompanied by an application fee of Rs. 10/-.
Fee chargeable for providing information u/s 7(1) is as under:
(a) Rs. 2/- for each page created or copied (in A4 or A3 size paper).
(b) Actual charge or cost price of a copy in larger size paper.
(c) Actual cost or price for samples or models.
(d) Rs. 5/- per hour for inspection of records. No fee for the first hour.
For providing information u/s 7(5) in printed or electronic format, the following fee has been prescribed:
(a) Rs. 50/- per diskette or floppy.
(b) Price fixed for the printed publication or Rs. 2/- per page of photocopy for extracts from the publication.