711 - Official Information

An officer shall not, except in the course of the officer's official duty and with the express permission of the chief executive officer:

    (a) Give to any person any information relating to the business of the Public Service or other Crown business that has been furnished to the officer or obtained by the officer in the course of his/her official duty as an officer.
    (b) Disclose the contents of any official papers or documents that have been supplied to the officer or seen by the officer in the course of his/her official duty as an officer or otherwise.
    (c) Disclose the contents of any Advertised Vacancy file that has been supplied to the officer or seen by the officer in the course of his/her official duty as an officer or otherwise.

EFFECTIVE FROM 13 DECEMBER 1989


Page last updated 11 September 2012