126 Information commissioner not subject to direction

(1) The information commissioner is not subject to direction by any person about—

(a) the way in which the commissioner's powers are to be exercised in the performance of a function under section 128, 129, 130 or 131; or

(b) the priority to be given to investigations and reviews under this Act.

(2) Subsection (1) has effect despite the Public Service Act 2008.