(1) Every person who commits an offence against any of the provisions listed in subsection (2) is liable on conviction to,—
(a) in the case of an individual, imprisonment for a term not exceeding 2 years or a fine not exceeding $100,000, or both:
(b) in the case of a body corporate, a fine not exceeding $200,000.
(2) The provisions are—
(a) section 56(5)(a) (which relates to capturing, having in possession for the purpose of liberating, or exporting absolutely protected wildlife):
(b) section 63(1A)(a) (which relates to hunting, killing, buying, or selling absolutely protected wildlife, or robbing or disturbing the nest of absolutely protected wildlife):
(c) section 65(2)(a) (which relates to receiving absolutely protected wildlife taken without authority):
(d) section 65(3)(a) (which relates to being a party to an offence committed in respect of absolutely protected wildlife).
Section 67A: inserted, on 15 October 2000, by section 6 of the Wildlife (Penalties and Related Matters) Amendment Act 2000 (2000 No 43).
Section 67A(1): replaced, on 25 October 2013, by section 29 of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).