FOIA application to the German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection (“BMJV”) in August 2019: Note of BMJV Department Z B 7 on the significance of the “unwavering pursuit” of a FOIA request for the imposition of an access to information fee of EUR 487.50 of the permissible maximum amount of EUR 500.00 (Published on 03/04/2021)

Redactions in black originate from the public authority, redactions in grey originate from the site operator and usually concern contact data.


Note:
In the subsequent court proceedings, the BMJV reduced its fee claim from EUR 487.50 to EUR 100.00, as requested by the plaintiff.