Public Records Act 2005

Restricted access records

50 Period for which restricted access may apply
  • The period of time for which public access to a public record may be restricted under section 44(3)(a)(i), may—

    • (a) on the written request of the Chief Archivist, be reviewed after the expiry of 10 years from the date that the restriction is recorded in the public access register; and

    • (b) before its expiry, be extended for further periods as specified by the administrative head of the controlling public office.