45 Considered decision on access application

If a person makes an access application for a document to an agency or Minister, the agency or Minister must—

(a) after considering the application, make a decision (a considered decision)—

(i) whether access is to be given to the document; and

(ii) if access is to be given—whether any charge must be paid before access is given; and

(b) give the person written notice of the decision under section 54.