The basic fee to be forwarded with the application is Rs. 10 (Rupees TEN only).
HPCL accepts CASH towards basic RTI Fees of INR TEN, only when currency is deposited in person at the following offices
of HPCL and cash receipt obtained. Copy of such cash receipt can be enclosed with the RTI Application and forwarded to HPCL.
HPCL locations where CASH is accepted towards basic RTI fees are (1) HPCL-Petroleum House, (2) HPCL-Hindustan Bhavan, (3) 7 Retail Zonal Offices and (4) 6 LPG Zonal offices. View address here
Basic fee is payable by way of DEMAND DRAFT / BANKER PAY ORDER in favour of HPCL and payable at the location where the RTI application is submitted. In case basic fee payable by Indian Postal Order, the same shall be made in favour of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited and payable at MUMBAI only. Variations in this shall lead to rejection of the application for want of proper RTI basic fee.
Court fee stamps, Treasury Payments, Bond Papers, Payments at Post offices, Cash (by post) etc. are NOT acceptable towards RTI fees.
Also, additional cost payable on account of document copies / document inspection, shall be made only by DEMAND DRAFT / BANKER's PAY ORDER in favour of HPCL and at the town / city / location of the CPIO, from where the information is sought. Such additional costs, when payable, shall be advised by the concerned CPIO to the information seeker, on need basis.