Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)
Part 2 : Access to Records of Public Bodies
Chapter 2 : Publication and Availability of Certain Records
15. Voluntary disclosure and automatic availability of certain records
|1)||The information officer of a public body, referred to in paragraph (a) or (b)(i) of the definition of "public body" in section 1, must make available in the prescribed manner a description of—|
|a)||the categories of records of the public body that are automatically available without a person having to request access in terms of this Act, including such categories available—|
|i)||for inspection in terms of legislation other than this Act;|
|ii)||for purchase or copying from the body; and|
|iii)||from the body free of charge; and|
|b)||how to obtain access to such records.|
[Sub-section 1 amended by section 110 of Act No. 4 of 2013].
|2)||[Sub-section 2 deleted by section 110 of Act No. 4 of 2013].|
[Sub-section 3 amended by section 110 of Act No. 4 of 2013].
|4)||The information officer of a public body may delete any part of a record contemplated in subsection (1)(a) which, on a request for access, may or must be refused in terms of Chapter 4 of this Part.|
|5)||Section 11 and any other provisions in this Act related to that section do not apply to any category of records included in a notice in terms of subsection (2).|
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