Requests by corporate entities for their personal information: A guide to Part 4 of the OIA and LGOIMA

Part 4 requests
evaluative material
Part 4
unwarranted disclosure of another person's affairs
personal information
Legislation:
Section 24
Section 26
Part 4
Section 24
Section 26
Section 27
Part 4
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Format:
PDF
Word
Language:
English

This is a guide to Part 4 requests made under the OIA and LGOIMA.

Part 4 is a special code within the OIA and LGOIMA governing access by corporate entities to personal information about themselves.

The guide covers:

  • What is a Part 4 request?
  • Who can make a Part 4 request?
  • How to make or recognise a Part 4 request
  • Processing requirements
  • Right to request correction
  • Reasons for refusing Part 4 requests
  • What if a requester is unhappy with the decision made on their Part 4 request?
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