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The Access to Personal Files and Medical Reports (Northern Ireland) Order 1991

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Article 3.


1.  The following is the Table referred to in Article 3—


The authoritiesThe accessible personal information
The Northern Ireland Housing Executive.Personal information held for any purpose of the Executive’s tenancies.
A Health and Social Services Board.

Personal information held for the purpose of any past, current or proposed exercise by the Board of any function exercisable, by virtue of directions under Article 17(1) of the Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1972, by the Board on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Services with respect to the administration of personal social services under—


the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968;


the Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1972;


Article 47 of the Matrimonial Causes (Northern Ireland) Order 1978;


Article 11 of the Domestic Proceedings (Northern Ireland) Order 1980;


the Adoption (Northern 1reland) Order 1987.

2.—(1) This paragraph applies for the interpretation of the Table in paragraph 1.

(2) Personal information contained in records kept by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive is “held for any purpose of the Executive’s tenancies” if it is held for any purpose of the relationship of landlord and tenant of a dwelling which subsists, has subsisted or may subsist between the Executive and any individual who is, has been or, as the case may be, has applied to be, a tenant of the Executive; and, for the purposes of Part II of this Order, information about any member of the individual’s family held for any purpose of that relationship or potential relationship shall be treated as information of which he is the subject and accessible by him accordingly.

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