67F Penalties for other offences
  • (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 $5,000:

    • (b) in the case of a body corporate, to a fine not exceeding $10,000.

    (2) The provisions are—

    • (a) [Repealed]

    • (b) section 17(7) (which relates to destroying, defacing, or tampering with a notice):

    • (c) [Repealed]

    • (d) [Repealed]

    • (e) section 58(1) (which relates to certain acts committed in relation to homing pigeons):

    • (f) section 59(5) (which relates to interfering with structures or services on land):

    • (g) section 59(5A) (which relates to interfering with vehicles, animals, equipment, or supplies brought onto land):

    • (h) [Repealed]

    • (i) section 61(2) (which relates to failing to produce a licence):

    • (j) [Repealed]

    • (k) section 62(2) (which relates to transporting wildlife without proper information on the container):

    • (l) [Repealed]

    • (m) section 65(3)(d) (which relates to being a party to an offence, other than an offence committed in respect of absolutely protected or partially protected wildlife or game).

    • (n) [Repealed]

    • (o) [Repealed]

    (3) A person convicted of an offence under any of the provisions listed in subsection (4) is liable,—

    • (a) in the case of an individual, to a fine not exceeding $5,000 plus a further fine not exceeding $100 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 $10,000 plus a further fine not exceeding $200 for each head of wildlife and egg of wildlife in respect of which the offence is committed.

    (4) The provisions are—

    • (a) section 6(3) (which relates to hunting, killing, or possessing wildlife in breach of conditions imposed by the Minister):

    • (b) section 7(2) (which relates to hunting, killing, or possessing wildlife in contravention of a notification):

    • (c) section 7C(2) (which relates to farming certain unprotected animals without authorisation):

    • (d) [Repealed]

    • (e) [Repealed]

    • (f) [Repealed]

    • (g) section 56(5)(c) (which relates to capturing, having in possession for the purpose of liberating, or exporting wildlife that is not absolutely protected or partially protected).

    • (h) [Repealed]

    (5) Every person who commits an offence against any of the provisions listed in subsection (6) is liable on conviction to,—

    • (a) in the case of an individual, imprisonment for a term not exceeding 1 year or a fine not exceeding $100,000, or both:

    • (b) in the case of a body corporate, a fine not exceeding $200,000.

    (6) The provisions are—

    • (a) section 14(1C) (which relates to breaching a Proclamation or notice in respect of a wildlife refuge):

    • (b) section 14(3A) (which relates to prohibited acts committed in wildlife refuges):

    • (c) section 14A(4) (which relates to breaching a Proclamation in respect of a wildlife management reserve):

    • (d) section 53(7) (which relates to the failure of a person or officer to comply with an authorisation):

    • (e) section 61(6) (which relates to failing to produce various items):

    • (f) section 65(1) (which provides for various miscellaneous offences):

    • (g) section 66(2) (which relates to wilfully continuing an offence):

    • (h) section 66(3) (which relates to failing to give a name, or giving a false name or address).

    (7) Every person who commits an offence against any of the provisions listed in subsection (8) 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.

    (8) The provisions are—

    • (a) section 9(4) (which relates to breaching an Order in Council in respect of a wildlife sanctuary):

    • (b) section 59(6) (which relates to obstructing the Director-General or an officer in the exercise of powers):

    • (c) section 64 (which relates to acts committed in wildlife sanctuaries).

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

    Section 67F(2)(a): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(c): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(d): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(h): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(j): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(l): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(n): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(2)(o): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(1) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(4)(d): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(2) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(4)(e): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(2) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(4)(f): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(2) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(4)(h): repealed, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(2) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(5): inserted, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(3) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(6): inserted, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(3) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(7): inserted, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(3) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).

    Section 67F(8): inserted, on 25 October 2013, by section 32(3) of the Conservation (Natural Heritage Protection) Act 2013 (2013 No 89).