You may receive information held by the Israel Railways authority (written, recorded, filmed, photographed or computerized) regarding everything having to do with the activities of the Railways, the issues under its responsibility and in accordance with the instructions and regulations of the law of freedom of information, 1998.
The law of freedom of information, 1998 states that every Israeli citizen or resident has the right to receive information present in a public authority (written, recorded, filmed, photographed or computerized) regarding everything concerning its activity, the issues under its responsibility and in accordance with the instructions and regulations of the law.
The request is sent on the form after payment of the “request fee” according to the following details, to the address:
Responsible for public applicationsand Responsible for applying the law of freedom of informationTel Aviv Merkaz Savidor station, P.O.B. 18085 Tel-Aviv, postal index 61180
95 NIS which are to be transferred with the request form by check payable to “Israel Railways Ltd” or in cash to the above address.
51 NIS for each work hour starting from the third work hour. This fee shall be paid by payment voucher to be sent to the applicant after the processing of the request is completed.
1.28 NIS per photocopy paper or computer output paper.5.07 per diskette.Recorded, filmed or photographed information – according to the actual cost of production of the materials.
Basic sum for receiving obligation for payment of processing and production fees:
You can find out before payment if the request requires payment of a fee by the email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please specify in your mail what is the required information, and we will check and let you know whether the information is included in the law of freedom of information and can be transferred, or whether it is may not be published or no obligation of transfer to the public pertains to it, and whether a fee has to be paid.
To prevent any delays in the processing, please don’t sent the request both by mail and by fax.
On receiving the request:
On receiving a payment confirmation (the voucher is sent by fax/mail) – the requested information is sent to the applicant.