Anticorruption barometer

Update history

Non-corrupt and professional public administration — #62 Electronic communication of public authorities with citizens

If the information is not made public, a citizen should request the information by using e-mail and shall receive the answer also by e-mail. The processing time of each request shall be publicly available in “real-time”.

Justification and sources

Selected update

Updated: 11/2015 Parameter update history

Ministry prepares a law proposal with a solution

Proposed amendment of the Act on information systems of public administration prepared by the Ministry of interior anticipates the inclusion of the Strategy of development of ICT services of public administration and measures on enhancing ICT services which should be approved by the government into this law. This Strategy foresees in future filing of applications electronically and publication of decisions, documents and data of public administration in the open data form.

Compared to current state

Updated: 02/2017 Parameter update history

The law is in force

The amendment to the Act on free access to information, which entered into force in January 2017 institutes the National catalogue of open data. The scope of information concerning public administration published in the open data form is set out in the Government ordinance on list of information published in the open data form. This list, however, contains only eight information areas in which the relevant information should be published in the open data form.