814 Register of interests disclosed: offences in connection with request for or disclosure of information
814 Register of interests disclosed: offences in connection with request for or disclosure of information
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     It is an offence for a person knowingly or recklessly to make in a request under section 811 (register of interests disclosed: right to inspect or require copy) a statement that is misleading, false or deceptive in a material particular.

(2)     It is an offence for a person in possession of information obtained by exercise of either of the rights conferred by that section—

(a)     to do anything that results in the information being disclosed to another person, or

(b)     to fail to do anything with the result that the information is disclosed to another person,

knowing, or having reason to suspect, that person may use the information for a purpose that is not a proper purpose.