Sewerage (Lighting Ventilation and Construction) Regulations 1971



    14. Offences

    (1) Where by these regulations an act is required to be done, or forbidden to be done in relation to any building the occupier of the building has, unless the contrary intention appears, the duty of causing to be done the act so required to be done, or of preventing from being done the act so forbidden to be done, as the case may be.

    (2) A person who contravenes a provision of the regulations specified in the Table to this subregulation commits an offence.


    Table
        Regulations 4, 5, 6(1), 7(1) and (2), 8, 9, 10, 11, 13 and 13A.
    (3) A person who commits an offence under subregulation (2) or under regulation 12(7) is liable to

    (a) a penalty which is not more than $1 000 and not less than

    (i) in the case of a first offence, $100;

    (ii) in the case of a second offence, $200; and

    (iii) in the case of a third or subsequent offence, $500;

    and

    (b) if that offence is a continuing offence, a daily penalty which is not more than $100 and not less than $50.

    [Regulation 14 amended in Gazette 23 Dec 1988 p. 4976.]



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