Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987

6 Conclusive reasons for withholding official information

Good reason for withholding official information exists, for the purpose of section 5, if the making available of that information would be likely—

(a)

to prejudice the maintenance of the law, including the prevention, investigation, and detection of offences, and the right to a fair trial; or

(b)

to endanger the safety of any person.

Compare: 1982 No 156 s 6(c), (d); 1987 No 8 s 3