Appellate Authority

Smt. Shyny V N
Joint Director (Finance and Administration)

Public Information Officer

Shri.Nirmal M Kumar
Manager (HR and Administration)

Mode of payment of fee

Kerala Gazette Notification dated 22.12.2007 and 03.06.2008  by which the procedure for remittance of fee for providing information in the case of Public Authorities other than Government Departments is amended vide Government Order No.GO (P) No. 540/2007/GAD dated 18th December, 2007 as detailed below:

“Provided that in the case of public authorities other than the Government Departments, the fee shall be remitted to the account of such public authority as provided in clauses (c) and (d) of Rule (3).”

Clauses (c) & (d) are specified as follows:

         c) By cash remittance against proper receipt in the Office of the Public Information Officer / Assistant Public Information Officer as the case may be, or

        d) By Demand Draft / bankers cheque / pay order payable at Thiruvananthapuram in the name of State Health Agency, Kerala.

           In addition to the above, the applicants can directly remit the fee to the below bank account of State Health Agency, Kerala. Enclose the self attested copy of the Receipt / Counter foil / Print screen of the application fee paid (in case of online remittance) as the proof of fee paid along with the application.

                        Account name: STATE HEALTH AGENCY KERALA

                       Account No: 39153436238

                      Bank Name: STATE BANK OF INDIA, ALTHARA BRANCH

                      IFSC Code: SBIN0007203

In view of the above Government Order, it is hereby informed that applications under Right to Information Act will only be accepted with application fee as per clause (c) and (d) of Rule (3) of the Right to Information (Fee and Cost) Rules 2006 and court fee stamp, postal orders and treasury challan will not be accepted as application fees for the applications under the Right to Information Act, 2005.