25 January 2011
This Section provides for restrictions on the disclosure of information obtained by the Commissioner during a formal investigation. He or she can only disclose such information for:
the purposes of the investigation and the report of an investigation;
any civil proceedings or court proceedings involving a criminal offence;
any enquiry with a view to the taking of proceedings for a criminal offence;
any proceedings related to obstruction of the Commissioner; or for
health and safety reasons of a person at risk.