Constitutional conventions: A guide to sections 9(2)(f)(i)-(iii) of the OIA
This guide deals with the 'constitutional conventions' withholding ground in section 9(2)(f) of the OIA.
- Confidential communications with the Sovereign or her representative
- Collective and individual ministerial responsibility
- The political neutrality of officials
Note, for information on section 9(2)(f)(iv) see our Confidential advice to Government guide.