On the Global RTI Rating, maintained at www.rti-ranking.org, Sri Lanka comes within the Top 10 with 121 points, for seven categories of 61 indicators: out of a total of 150 points. These points are for the legislation only.
The 61 indicators on which every country is, are categorised into: Right of Access, Scope, Requesting Procedures, Exceptions, Appeals, Sanctions and Promotional Measures.
Below is the diagram which shows Sri Lanka’s scores for each of these categories, taken from the RTI Ranking website.
(All country data and other country data, including information on methodology can be seen at the website)
Name of Law: Right to Information Act, No. 12 of 2016,
First adopted : 2016
Last modified : 04 August 2016
RTI Rating last updated : 28 September 2016