140. Requests for information.

A general category 1 or category 2 responder1 (the 'requesting responder') may make a request to another general category 1 or category 2 responder ('the receiving responder') for information2 which is held by the receiving responder and which the requesting responder reasonably requires in connection with the performance of a duty to assess emergency risks or plan for emergencies3 or to give advice and assistance to businesses and voluntary organisations4, or in connection with the performance of another function5 which relates to an emergency6, provided that such information is not held by the requesting responder7, it is not reasonable