GUIDELINES FOR USE OF RTI ONLINE PORTAL
Govt. of Karnataka
  1. This Web Portal can be used by Indian citizens to file RTI application online and also to make payment for RTI application online.First appeal can also be filed online.
  2. An applicant who desires to obtain any information under the RTI Act can make a request through this Web Portal to the Departments/Public-Authorities/Others of Government of Karnataka. List of Departments/Public-Authorities/Others of Government of Karnataka can be seen as following:

    List of Departments

    • Bagalkot-Badami-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-Bagalkot-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-Bilgi-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-DDLR
    • Bagalkot-DR
    • Bagalkote-SSLR
    • Bagalkot-FCS
    • Bagalkot-Guledgudda-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-HOME
    • Bagalkot-Hunagunda-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-Ilkal-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-Jamkhandi-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-LABOUR
    • Bagalkot-Mudhol-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-PWD
    • Bagalkot-Rabkavi Banhatti-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-REVENUE
    • Bagalkot-Terdala-RDPR
    • Bagalkot-UD
    • Ballari-Ballari-RDPR
    • Ballari-City Corporation
    • Ballari-DDLR
    • Ballari-DR
    • Ballari-FCS
    • Ballari-Hagaribommanahalli-RDPR
    • Ballari-Harpanahalli-RDPR
    • Ballari-HOME
    • Ballari-Hoovina Hadagali-RDPR
    • Ballari-Hosapete-RDPR
    • Ballari-Kudligi-RDPR
    • Ballari-LABOUR
    • Ballari-PWD
    • Ballari-RDPR
    • Ballari-REVENUE
    • Ballari-Sanduru-RDPR
    • Ballari-Siruguppa-RDPR
    • Ballari-UD
    • Belagavi-Athni-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Bailahongal-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Belagavi-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Chikodi-RDPR
    • Belagavi-City Corporation
    • Belagavi-DDLR
    • Belagavi-DR
    • Belagavi-FCS
    • Belagavi-Gokak-RDPR
    • Belagavi-HOME
    • Belagavi-Hukkeri-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Kagawad-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Khanapur-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Kittur-RDPR
    • Belagavi-LABOUR
    • Belagavi-Mudalagi-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Nippani-RDPR
    • Belagavi-PWD
    • Belagavi-Ramdurg-RDPR
    • Belagavi-Raybag-RDPR
    • Belagavi-RDPR
    • Belagavi-REVENUE
    • Belagavi-Saundatti-RDPR
    • Belagavi-UD
    • Bengaluru Rural-DDLR
    • Bengaluru Rural-Devanahalli-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Rural-Doddaballapura-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Rural-DR
    • Bengaluru Rural-FCS
    • Bengaluru Rural-HOME
    • Bengaluru Rural-Hoskote-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Rural-LABOUR
    • Bengaluru Rural-Nelamangala-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Rural-PWD
    • Bengaluru Rural-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Rural-REVENUE
    • Bengaluru Rural-UD
    • Bengaluru Urban-Anekal-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Urban-BengaluruEast-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Urban-BengaluruNorth-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Urban-BengaluruSouth-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Urban-DDLR
    • Bengaluru Urban-DR
    • Bengaluru Urban-FCS
    • Bengaluru Urban-HOME
    • Bengaluru Urban-LABOUR
    • Bengaluru Urban-PWD
    • Bengaluru Urban-RDPR
    • Bengaluru Urban-REVENUE
    • Bengaluru Urban-UD
    • Bengaluru Urban-Yelahanka-RDPR
    • Bidar-Aurad-RDPR
    • Bidar-Basavakalyan-RDPR
    • Bidar-Bhalki-RDPR
    • Bidar-Bidar-RDPR
    • Bidar-Chitgoppa-RDPR
    • Bidar-DDLR
    • Bidar-DR
    • Bidar-FCS
    • Bidar-HOME
    • Bidar-Hulasuru-RDPR
    • Bidar-Humnabad-RDPR
    • Bidar-Kamalnagar-RDPR
    • Bidar-LABOUR
    • Bidar-PWD
    • Bidar-RDPR
    • Bidar-REVENUE
    • Bidar-UD
    • Chamarajanagar-Chamrajnagar-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-DDLR
    • Chamarajanagar-DR
    • Chamarajanagar-FCS
    • Chamarajanagar-Gundlupet-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-Hanur-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-HOME
    • Chamarajanagar-Kollegal-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-LABOUR
    • Chamarajanagar-PWD
    • Chamarajanagar-Rampura-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-RDPR
    • Chamarajanagar-REVENUE
    • Chamarajanagar-UD
    • Chamarajanagar-Yelandur-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-Bagepalli-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-Chikballapur-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-Chintamani-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-DDLR
    • Chikballapur-DR
    • Chikballapur-FCS
    • Chikballapur-Gauribidanur-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-Gudibanda-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-HOME
    • Chikballapur-LABOUR
    • Chikballapur-PWD
    • Chikballapur-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-REVENUE
    • Chikballapur-Sidlaghatta-RDPR
    • Chikballapur-UD
    • Chikkamagaluru-Ajjampura-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-Chikkamagaluru-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-DDLR
    • Chikkamagaluru-DR
    • Chikkamagaluru-FCS
    • Chikkamagaluru-HOME
    • Chikkamagaluru-Kadur-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-Koppa-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-LABOUR
    • Chikkamagaluru-Mudigere-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-Narasimharajapura-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-PWD
    • Chikkamagaluru-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-REVENUE
    • Chikkamagaluru-Sringeri-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-Tarikere-RDPR
    • Chikkamagaluru-UD
    • Chitradurga-Challakere-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-Chitradurga-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-DDLR
    • Chitradurga-DR
    • Chitradurga-FCS
    • Chitradurga-Hiriyur-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-Holalkere-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-HOME
    • Chitradurga-Hosadurga-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-LABOUR
    • Chitradurga-Molakalmuru-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-PWD
    • Chitradurga-RDPR
    • Chitradurga-REVENUE
    • Chitradurga-UD
    • Dakshina Kannada-Bantwal-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-Beltangadi-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-City Corporation
    • Dakshina Kannada-DDLR
    • Dakshina Kannada-DR
    • Dakshina Kannada-FCS
    • Dakshina Kannada-HOME
    • Dakshina Kannada-Kadaba-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-LABOUR
    • Dakshina Kannada-Mangaluru-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-Moodabidri-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-Puttur-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-PWD
    • Dakshina Kannada-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-REVENUE
    • Dakshina Kannada-Sulya-RDPR
    • Dakshina Kannada-UD
    • Davanagere-Channagiri-RDPR
    • Davanagere-City Corporation
    • Davanagere-Davanagere-RDPR
    • Davanagere-DDLR
    • Davanagere-DR
    • Davanagere-FCS
    • Davanagere-Harihar-RDPR
    • Davanagere-HOME
    • Davanagere-Honnali-RDPR
    • Davanagere-Jagalur-RDPR
    • Davanagere-LABOUR
    • Davanagere-Nyamati-RDPR
    • Davanagere-PWD
    • Davanagere-RDPR
    • Davanagere-REVENUE
    • Davanagere-UD
    • Dharwad-Alnavara-RDPR
    • Dharwad-Annigeri-RDPR
    • Dharwad-City Corporation
    • Dharwad-DDLR
    • Dharwad-Dharwad-RDPR
    • Dharwad-DR
    • Dharwad-FCS
    • Dharwad-HOME
    • Dharwad-HubballiCity-RDPR
    • Dharwad-Hubballi-RDPR
    • Dharwad-Kalghatgi-RDPR
    • Dharwad-Kundgol-RDPR
    • Dharwad-LABOUR
    • Dharwad-Navalgund-RDPR
    • Dharwad-PWD
    • Dharwad-RDPR
    • Dharwad-REVENUE
    • Dharwad-UD
    • Gadag-Betigeri-RDPR
    • Gadag-DDLR
    • Gadag-DR
    • Gadag-FCS
    • Gadag-Gadag-RDPR
    • Gadag-Gajendragad-RDPR
    • Gadag-HOME
    • Gadag-LABOUR
    • Gadag-Lakshmeshwar-RDPR
    • Gadag-Mundargi-RDPR
    • Gadag-Nargund-RDPR
    • Gadag-PWD
    • Gadag-RDPR
    • Gadag-REVENUE
    • Gadag-Ron-RDPR
    • Gadag-Shirhatti-RDPR
    • Gadag-UD
    • Hassan-Alur-RDPR
    • Hassan-Arkalgud-RDPR
    • Hassan-Arsikere-RDPR
    • Hassan-Belur-RDPR
    • Hassan-Channarayapattana-RDPR
    • Hassan-DDLR
    • Hassan-DR
    • Hassan-FCS
    • Hassan-Hassan-RDPR
    • Hassan-Holenarsipur-RDPR
    • Hassan-HOME
    • Hassan-LABOUR
    • Hassan-PWD
    • Hassan-RDPR
    • Hassan-REVENUE
    • Hassan-Sakleshpur-RDPR
    • Hassan-UD
    • Haveri-Byadgi-RDPR
    • Haveri-DDLR
    • Haveri-DR
    • Haveri-FCS
    • Haveri-Hangal-RDPR
    • Haveri-Haveri-RDPR
    • Haveri-Hirekerur-RDPR
    • Haveri-HOME
    • Haveri-LABOUR
    • Haveri-PWD
    • Haveri-Ranibennur-RDPR
    • Haveri-Rattihalli-RDPR
    • Haveri-RDPR
    • Haveri-REVENUE
    • Haveri-Savanur-RDPR
    • Haveri-Shiggaon-RDPR
    • Haveri-UD
    • Kalaburagi-Afzalpur-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Aland-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Chincholi-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Chitapur-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-City Corporation
    • Kalaburagi-DDLR
    • Kalaburagi-DR
    • Kalaburagi-FCS
    • Kalaburagi-HOME
    • Kalaburagi-Jevargi-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Kalaburagi-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Kalagi-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-LABOUR
    • Kalaburagi-PWD
    • Kalaburagi-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-REVENUE
    • Kalaburagi-Sedam-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-Shahbad-RDPR
    • Kalaburagi-UD
    • Kalaburagi-Yedrami-RDPR
    • Karnataka Information Commission
    • Kodagu-DDLR
    • Kodagu-DR
    • Kodagu-FCS
    • Kodagu-HOME
    • Kodagu-LABOUR
    • Kodagu-Madikeri-RDPR
    • Kodagu-PWD
    • Kodagu-RDPR
    • Kodagu-REVENUE
    • Kodagu-Somvarpet-RDPR
    • Kodagu-UD
    • Kodagu-Virajpet-RDPR
    • Kolar-Bangarapet-RDPR
    • Kolar-DDLR
    • Kolar-DR
    • Kolar-FCS
    • Kolar-HOME
    • Kolar-K.G.F-RDPR
    • Kolar-Kolar-RDPR
    • Kolar-LABOUR
    • Kolar-Malur-RDPR
    • Kolar-Mulbagal-RDPR
    • Kolar-PWD
    • Kolar-RDPR
    • Kolar-REVENUE
    • Kolar-Srinivaspur-RDPR
    • Kolar-UD
    • Koppal-DDLR
    • Koppal-DR
    • Koppal-FCS
    • Koppal-Gangawati-RDPR
    • Koppal-HOME
    • Koppal-Kanakagiri-RDPR
    • Koppal-Karatagi-RDPR
    • Koppal-Koppal-RDPR
    • Koppal-Kuknur-RDPR
    • Koppal-Kushtagi-RDPR
    • Koppal-LABOUR
    • Koppal-PWD
    • Koppal-RDPR
    • Koppal-REVENUE
    • Koppal-UD
    • Koppal-Yelbarga-RDPR
    • Mandya-DDLR
    • Mandya-DR
    • Mandya-FCS
    • Mandya-HOME
    • Mandya-Krishnarajpet-RDPR
    • Mandya-LABOUR
    • Mandya-Maddur-RDPR
    • Mandya-Malavalli-RDPR
    • Mandya-Mandya-RDPR
    • Mandya-Nagamangala-RDPR
    • Mandya-Pandavapura-RDPR
    • Mandya-PWD
    • Mandya-RDPR
    • Mandya-REVENUE
    • Mandya-Shrirangapattana-RDPR
    • Mandya-UD
    • Mysuru-City Corporation
    • Mysuru-DDLR
    • Mysuru-DR
    • Mysuru-FCS
    • Mysuru-Heggadadevana kote-RDPR
    • Mysuru-HOME
    • Mysuru-Hunsur-RDPR
    • Mysuru-Krishnarajanagara-RDPR
    • Mysuru-LABOUR
    • Mysuru-Mysuru-RDPR
    • Mysuru-Nanjangud-RDPR
    • Mysuru-Piriyapatna-RDPR
    • Mysuru-PWD
    • Mysuru-RDPR
    • Mysuru-REVENUE
    • Mysuru-Saraguru-RDPR
    • Mysuru-T.Narsipur-RDPR
    • Mysuru-UD
    • Raichur-DDLR
    • Raichur-Devadurga-RDPR
    • Raichur-DR
    • Raichur-FCS
    • Raichur-HOME
    • Raichur-LABOUR
    • Raichur-Lingsugur-RDPR
    • Raichur-Manvi-RDPR
    • Raichur-Maski-RDPR
    • Raichur-PWD
    • Raichur-Raichur-RDPR
    • Raichur-RDPR
    • Raichur-REVENUE
    • Raichur-Sindhnur-RDPR
    • Raichur-Sirwar-RDPR
    • Raichur-UD
    • Ramanagara-Channapatna-RDPR
    • Ramanagara-DDLR
    • Ramanagara-DR
    • Ramanagara-FCS
    • Ramanagara-HOME
    • Ramanagara-Kanakapura-RDPR
    • Ramanagara-LABOUR
    • Ramanagara-Magadi-RDPR
    • Ramanagara-PWD
    • Ramanagara-Ramanagara-RDPR
    • Ramanagara-RDPR
    • Ramanagara-REVENUE
    • Ramanagara-UD
    • Secretariat-DPAR
    • Secretariat-FCS
    • Secretariat-HOME
    • Secretariat-LABOUR
    • Secretariat-PWD
    • Secretariat-RDPR
    • Secretariat-REVENUE
    • Secretariat-UD
    • Shivamogga-Bhadravati-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-City Corporation
    • Shivamogga-DDLR
    • Shivamogga-DR
    • Shivamogga-FCS
    • Shivamogga-HOME
    • Shivamogga-Hosanagara-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-LABOUR
    • Shivamogga-PWD
    • Shivamogga-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-REVENUE
    • Shivamogga-Sagar-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-Shikaripura-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-Shivamogga-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-Sorab-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-Thirthahalli-RDPR
    • Shivamogga-UD
    • Tumakuru-Chiknayakanhalli-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-City Corporation
    • Tumakuru-DDLR
    • Tumakuru-DR
    • Tumakuru-FCS
    • Tumakuru-Gubbi-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-HOME
    • Tumakuru-Koratagere-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-Kunigal-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-LABOUR
    • Tumakuru-Madhugiri-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-Pavagada-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-PWD
    • Tumakuru-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-REVENUE
    • Tumakuru-Sira-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-Tiptur-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-Tumakuru-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-Turuvekere-RDPR
    • Tumakuru-UD
    • Udupi-Brahmavara-RDPR
    • Udupi-Byndoor-RDPR
    • Udupi-DDLR
    • Udupi-DR
    • Udupi-FCS
    • Udupi-Hebri-RDPR
    • Udupi-HOME
    • Udupi-Kapu-RDPR
    • Udupi-Karkal-RDPR
    • Udupi-Kundapura-RDPR
    • Udupi-LABOUR
    • Udupi-PWD
    • Udupi-RDPR
    • Udupi-REVENUE
    • Udupi-UD
    • Udupi-Udupi-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Ankola-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Bhatkal-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Dandeli-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-DDLR
    • Uttara Kannada-DR
    • Uttara Kannada-FCS
    • Uttara Kannada-Haliyal-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-HOME
    • Uttara Kannada-Honnavar-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Joida-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Karwar-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Kumta-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-LABOUR
    • Uttara Kannada-Mundgod-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-PWD
    • Uttara Kannada-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-REVENUE
    • Uttara Kannada-Siddapur-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-Sirsi-RDPR
    • Uttara Kannada-UD
    • Uttara Kannada-Yellapur-RDPR
    • Vijayapura-City Corporation
    • Vijayapur-Babaleshwar-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Basavana Bagevadi-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Chadchan-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-DDLR
    • Vijayapur-Devara Hippargi-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-DR
    • Vijayapur-FCS
    • Vijayapur-HOME
    • Vijayapur-Indi-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Kolhar-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-LABOUR
    • Vijayapur-Muddebihal-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Nidagundi-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-PWD
    • Vijayapur-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-REVENUE
    • Vijayapur-Sindgi-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Talikote-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-Tikota-RDPR
    • Vijayapur-UD
    • Vijayapur-Vijayapura-RDPR
    • Yadgir-DDLR
    • Yadgir-DR
    • Yadgir-FCS
    • Yadgir-Gurumitkal-RDPR
    • Yadgir-HOME
    • Yadgir-Hunasagi-RDPR
    • Yadgir-LABOUR
    • Yadgir-PWD
    • Yadgir-RDPR
    • Yadgir-REVENUE
    • Yadgir-Shahpur-RDPR
    • Yadgir-Shorapur-RDPR
    • Yadgir-UD
    • Yadgir-Vadagera-RDPR
    • Yadgir-Yadgir-RDPR
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  4. The text of the application may be written at the prescribed column.
  5. At present, the text of an application that can be uploaded at the prescribed column is confined to 3000 characters only.
  6. After filling the first page, the applicant has to click on "Make Payment" to make payment of the prescribed fee.
  7. The applicant can pay the prescribed fee through the following modes: (a) Net banking through SBI and its associated banks;
  8. Fee for making an application is as prescribed in the RTI Rules, 2005.Presently it is Rupees ten.
  9. After making payment, an application can be submitted.
  10. RTI fee is required to be paid by any citizen who is also below-poverty- line (BPL) as per RTI Rules, 2005.
  11. On submission of an application, a unique registration number would be issued, which may be referred by the applicant for any references in future.
  12. The application filed through this Web Portal would reach electronically to the "Nodal Officer" of concerned Ministry/Department/Public-Authority/Others under Government of Karnataka, who would transmit the RTI application electronically to the concerned PIO.
  13. In case additional fee is required representing the cost for providing information (like for example copying and/or inspection charges), the PIO would intimate the applicant through this portal. This intimation can be seen by the applicant through Status Report under "View Status" or through his/her e-mail alert.
  14. For making an appeal to the first Appellate Authority, the applicant has to click at "Submit First Appeal" and fill up the page that will appear.
  15. The registration number of original application has to be used for reference.
  16. As per RTI Act, no fee has to be paid for first appeal.
  17. The applicant/the appellant should submit his/her mobile number and e-mail ID to receive SMS and e-mail alert's respectively.
  18. Status of the RTI application/first appeal/additional fees required if any can be seen by the applicant/appellant by clicking at "View Status".
  19. All the requirements for filing an RTI application and first appeal as well as other provisions regarding time limit, exemptions etc., as provided in the RTI Act, 2005 will continue to apply.
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