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In order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority and to empower the citizens to secure access to information under the control of each public authority, the Government of India have enacted "The Right to Information Act, 2005", (RTI Act) which came into force on 15.06.2005. In accordance with the provisions of section 4(1) (b) of this Act, the Department of Information Technology, Government of Tamil Nadu has brought out this manual for information and guidance of the stakeholders and the general public.

The procedure and fee structure for getting information are as under:-
The Department has designated the Secretary to Government as Appellate Authority under section 19(1) of the Act.

The Contact Address of the Appellate Authority is given below:-

Secretary to Government,
Information Technology Department,
Secretariat, Chennai-600009.
Telephone No. 25670783, 25665598
Fax No. 25670505

Department of Information Technology

Particulars of organisation, functions and duties under section 4(1)(b)(i) of Right to Information Act, 2005


Keeping in mind the importance of the rapid growth of Information Technology and considering the necessity for its introduction and growth in all the fields of Tamil Nadu, the Government have created a separate Department in Secretariat called Information Technology Department. The Government have identified Better Governance and Service Delivery by improving the service orientation of Government employees; accelerating e-Governance in Government Departments as one of the critical areas where new initiatives are necessary, a e-Governance cell manned by persons who have Information Technology literacy has been formed and it is taking up with various initiatives on Information Technology enabled services by the Government and closely monitor them in Information Technology Department and also following up the District and State Level Committees under e.Governance initiatives.

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Tamil Nadu Industrial Guidance & Export Promotion Bureau
( Industries Department - Govt. of Tamil Nadu )
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