174 Protection of agency, Information Commissioner etc. from personal liability
(1) A relevant entity does not incur civil liability for an act done or omission made honestly and without negligence under this Act.
(2) A liability that would, other than for this section, attach to a relevant entity attaches instead to the State.
(3) In this section—
relevant entity means any of the following—
(a) an agency;
(b) an agency’s principal officer;
(c) a Minister;
(d) a decision-maker;
(e) a person acting under the direction of an agency, an agency's principal officer or a Minister;
(f) the information commissioner;
(g) a member of the staff of the OIC.