67C Penalties for offences in respect of partially protected wildlife
  • (1) A person convicted of an offence under any of the provisions listed in subsection (2) is liable,—

    • (a) in the case of an individual, to a fine not exceeding $10,000 plus a further fine not exceeding $500 for each head of wildlife and egg of wildlife in respect of which the offence is committed:

    • (b) in the case of a body corporate, to a fine not exceeding $20,000 plus a further fine not exceeding $1,000 for each head of wildlife and egg of wildlife in respect of which the offence is committed.

    (2) The provisions are—

    • (a) section 56(5)(b) (which relates to capturing, having in possession for the purpose of liberating, or exporting partially protected wildlife):

    • (b) section 63(1A)(b) (which relates to hunting, killing, buying, or selling partially protected wildlife, or robbing or disturbing the nest of partially protected wildlife):

    • (c) section 65(2)(b) (which relates to receiving partially protected wildlife taken without authority):

    • (d) section 65(3)(b) (which relates to being a party to an offence committed in respect of partially protected wildlife).

    Section 67C: inserted, on 15 October 2000, by section 6 of the Wildlife (Penalties and Related Matters) Amendment Act 2000 (2000 No 43).