21 Access and copying
21 Access and copying

(1)     A constable who seizes anything in the exercise of a power conferred by any enactment, including an enactment contained in an Act passed after this Act, shall, if so requested by a person showing himself—

(a)     to be the occupier of premises on which it was seized; or

(b)     to have had custody or control of it immediately before the seizure,

provide that person with a record of what he seized.

(2)     The officer shall provide the record within a reasonable time from the making of the request for it,

(3)     Subject to subsection (8) below, if a request for permission to be granted access to anything which—

(a)     has been seized by a constable; and

(b)     is retained by the police for the purpose of investigating an offence,