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Freedom of Information - How To Submit Request in Spain

In Spain called the right of access to public information ‘derecho de acceso a la información pública’, covered by the Transparency Law.

Public information is the set of contents or documents, whatever their format or support, held by any of the subjects included in the scope of Title I of Law 19/2013 of Transparency of 9 December (basically all government organisations), Access to Information and Good Governance and that have been prepared or acquired in the exercise of their functions.


Government Website with information and guidance on how to submit your request.


Please click the link to ‘recomendaciones’ before you take any action.


Please note: The information provided is based upon our understanding of current legislation. It is not legal advice but is provided freely to enable you to be properly informed. We recommend that if you are considering taking action, you should seek professional advice.

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