434. Duty not to disclose information.

The Architects Registration Board1, the Registrar of Architects2, and persons acting on behalf of either of them, are prohibited from disclosing information3 if:


    (1)     the information is received in the course of the carrying-out of functions of the Board or the Registrar4;


    (2)     the functions are functions under the European Parliament and Council Directive on the recognition of professional qualifications ('the Directive')5 or under any enactment giving effect to the Directive6; and


    (3)     the information is provided by a competent authority7 of another relevant European State8, or relates to an application made by a Directive-rights national9 for registration in