Common misconceptions about the OIA and LGOIMA

Legislation:
Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
Official Information Act 1982
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English

This part of the Ombudsman's Practice Guidelines deals with common misconceptions around:

  • Privacy
  • Trade secrets and commercial position
  • Confidentiality
  • Constitutional conventions
  • Free and frank opinions
  • Legal professional privilege
  • Commercial activities
  • Negotiations
  • Improper gain or advantage
  • Section 23 requests for reasons
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