Malaysia’s FOIE site that allow citizens to keep track and share FOIE requests made and the responses for all 3 levels of government; is powered by the Alaveteli Platform; and can be accessed via: http://foi.sinarproject.org.
For a successful FOIE site implementation; the Departments need to be able to accept requests via email (which is facilitated by the Alaveteli platform) and there should NOT be any cost to submit FOIE requests.
File Requests By Departments for the 3-levels of government:
- Federal: http://foi.sinarproject.org/body/list/federal
- Selangor: http://foi.sinarproject.org/body/list/selangor
- Penang: http://foi.sinarproject.org/body/list/penang
- Local Auhorities: http://foi.sinarproject.org/body/list/pbt
Successful request are hosted here:
Requests awaiting responses are hosted here:
Successful FOIE Requests made from 2013-August 2015 (extracted from Hansard) in Selangor: FOIE Requests 2013 – August 2015
Successful FOIE Requests made from Jan 2015 – July 2015 in Penang: http://foi.sinarproject.org/request/detailed_foie_requests_in_penang
Notable case of FOIE Request being unreasonably rejected: (Claims by Public Servant in Course of Duty Should be Made Public) http://foi.sinarproject.org/request/claims_of_mb_azmin_ali_khalid_ib