(1) A person may, on
payment of the prescribed fee —
inspect the register kept under section 161(1)(a); or
inspect any document lodged with the Commissioner for the purposes of this
Act, not being a document that has been destroyed or otherwise disposed of; or
obtain from the Commissioner a certified copy of, or extract from, the
register or any document lodged with the Commissioner under this Act, not
being a document that has been destroyed or otherwise disposed of.
(2) If a reproduction
or transparency of a document is produced for inspection, a person is not
entitled under subsection (1) to require the production of the original.
(3) A person may, on
payment of the prescribed fee, obtain from the Commissioner a copy, or a
certified copy, of the duplicate held by the Commissioner of an incorporated
association’s certificate of incorporation.
(4) The Commissioner
may withhold a person’s personal information from a document to be
inspected or copied, or an extract of the document, in circumstances
prescribed by the regulations.
(5) In subsection (4)
personal information has the meaning given in the
Freedom of Information Act 1992 Glossary clause 1.