An agency or Minister may refuse to deal with an application, if the application is expressed to relate to all documents or all documents of a stated class that:
Other relevant RTI/IP Act sections
Section 54 RTI Act
Section 54(2)(f) of the RTI Act contains the requirements for a prescribed written notice of a decision to refuse to deal with an application under section 40. Specifically, the agency or Minister must identify the schedule 3 exemption which applies to the documents.
Last updated: March 16, 2012