FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 1982

PART III - ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS  

SECTION 11   Right of access  

11(1)  
Subject to this Act, every person has a legally enforceable right to obtain access in accordance with this Act to:


(a) a document of an agency, other than an exempt document; or


(b) an official document of a Minister, other than an exempt document.

11(2)  
Subject to this Act, a person's right of access is not affected by:


(a) any reasons the person gives for seeking access; or


(b) the agency's or Minister's belief as to what are his or her reasons for seeking access.




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