25 October 2018
The AIP launches the English translation of the report on the Access to Information in Bulgaria 2017. It was presented at a press conference held in the Bulgarian News Agency on May 22, 2018.
  • recommendations related to the access to information legal framework and its implementation;
  • assessment of the regulations in the access to information area;
  • analysis of the results from the assessment of the proactive transparency of 567 institutions for 2018;
  • analyses of the access to information cases referred to AIP for legal help and consultation during 2017;
  • tendencies in the court practices on access to information cases in 2017 and summaries of cases in which AIP has provided court representation.
The report also contains 7 Annexes.
Annex 1: Institutional Information - Legal Basis, Functions, Public Services, Information Data Bases and Information Resources
Annex 2: Operational Information - Acts, Development Strategies, Plans, Activities and Activity Reports
Annex 3: Financial Transparency - Budget, Financial, Public Procurement, and Integrity Information 
Annex 4: Access to Information Section - information about the right of access to information and how to exercise it
Annex 5: Data Only for MUNICIPALITIES
Annex 6: Summary of Data from the AIP Data Base with Cases Referred for Consultation and Legal Help in 2017
Annex 7: Litigation 2017 - Annotation of Cases

The report is prepared within the project Transparency Advice Center, supported with a grant by the America for Bulgaria Foundation.