32 Application outside scope of Act

(1) This section applies if—

(a) a person purports to make an application under this Act to an entity for access to a document; and

(b) the entity decides the application is outside the scope of this Act for 1 or more of the following reasons—

(i) the document is a document to which this Act does not apply;

(ii) the entity is an entity to which this Act does not apply;

(iii) the application is made to the information commissioner, RTI commissioner or privacy commissioner.

(2) Within 10 business days after the purported application is received, the entity must give prescribed written notice to the applicant of the decision.