Soil Conservation Act 1938 No 10
Part 6 Regulations
(1) The Governor may make regulations not inconsistent with this Act
prescribing all matters which are required or permitted to be prescribed or
which are necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving
effect to this Act.
(a) Without prejudice to the generality of the power conferred by
subsection (1) the Governor may make regulations prohibiting the lighting of
fires in the area of erosion hazard constituted under this Act or in any area
of erosion hazard notified under this Act or in any catchment area notified
under this Act except under such circumstances and subject to such
limitations, conditions and restrictions as may be
(b) Any regulation made under this subsection may be made to apply to
all such areas of erosion hazard and catchment areas or to any specified area
of erosion hazard or catchment area or to any specified part of any specified
area of erosion hazard or catchment area.
(3) Any regulation made under this section may authorise any matter or
thing to be from time to time determined, applied or regulated by the Minister
or by the Commissioner.
35 Penalty for breach of regulations
Any regulation made under this Act may impose a penalty not
exceeding 50 penalty units for any breach thereof.