Act XVI of 2008 refers to the Freedom of Information Act. The Freedom of Information Act aims to establish a right to information held by public authorities in order to promote added transparency and accountability in Government.
Request in terms of the Freedom of Information Act can be made by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or presented at the Permanent Secretariat that is housed at 30, Maison Demandols, South Street, Valletta. Requests are to be addressed to the Principal Freedom of Information Officer.
Forms for Freedom of Information requests can be downloaded from here. Hard copies of forms are also available from the Reception of the Ministry for Finance.