Freedom of information (FIO)

In democracies, citizens make decisions based on the information that is the source of people power. Just an informed citizen is the foundation of a free society.

To achieve the government’s transparency, it is important that the public demands its openness and makes it accountable.


What is public information?


Who is obliged to release public information?


Who has the right to request public information?


What information stored at a public institution is not open?


Within what time frames should public information be issued?


Is it possible to request information from any public institution electronically?


How do we behave when a public institution refuses to issue information?