10 Application of principles to information held overseas

(1)

For the purposes of principle 5 and principles 8 to 11, information held by an agency includes information that is held outside New Zealand by that agency, where that information has been transferred out of New Zealand by that agency or any other agency.

(2)

For the purposes of principles 6 and 7, information held by an agency includes information held outside New Zealand by that agency.

(3)

Nothing in this section shall apply to render an agency in breach of any of the information privacy principles in respect of any action that the agency is required to take by or under the law of any place outside New Zealand.