Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012

20F Prohibition on dumping toxic or hazardous waste

No person may dump toxic or hazardous waste—

(a)

into the sea within the exclusive economic zone or above the continental shelf beyond the outer limits of the exclusive economic zone; or

(b)

into or onto the continental shelf.

Section 20F: inserted, on 31 October 2015, by section 11 of the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 85).