24 Relationships between IPPs and other New Zealand law

(1)

Nothing in IPP 6, 11, or 12 limits or affects—

(a)

a provision contained in any New Zealand enactment that authorises or requires personal information to be made available; or

(b)

a provision contained in any other New Zealand Act that—

(i)

imposes a prohibition or restriction in relation to the availability of personal information; or

(ii)

regulates the manner in which personal information may be obtained or made available.

(2)

An action taken by an agency does not breach IPPs 1 to 5, 7 to 10, or 13 if the action is authorised or required by or under New Zealand law.

Compare: 1993 No 28 s 7(1), (2), (4)