Negotiations: A guide to section 9(2)(j) of the OIA and section 7(2)(i) of the LGOIMA

Negotiations
Commercial
Legislation:
Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
Section 7
Official Information Act 1982
Section 9
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Language:
English

This is a guide to the negotiations withholding ground found in section 9(2)(j) of the OIA and section 7(2)(i) of the LGOIMA.

It covers:

  • whether withholding is necessary to enable the agency to carry on negotiations without prejudice or disadvantage
  • the public interest.
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