Privacy: A guide to section 9(2)(a) of the OIA and section 7(2)(a) of the LGOIMA

Privacy
personal information
privacy
Section 9(2)(a)
Legislation:
Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
Section 7
Official Information Act 1982
Section 9
Issue date:
Format:
PDF
Word
Language:
English

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

It covers:

  • What is personal information?
  • How to determine whether the Privacy Act or the OIA/LGOIMA applies
  • When the privacy withholding ground applies
  • The public interest in release
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