5 Summary of procedure for payment of court fines
(1) The following is a summary of the procedure under this Part for
the payment of fines imposed by any court:
(a) Payment details
A fine imposed by a court is payable within 28 days after it is
(b) Notification of fine
The person on whom the fine is imposed is to be notified of the
fine, the arrangements for payment and the action that may be taken under this
Act to enforce the fine.
(c) Time to pay
A court registrar may allow further time to pay the fine on the
application of the person.
(d) Enforcement order
If payment of the fine is not made by the due date, a court fine
enforcement order may be made against the person. If the person does not pay
the amount (including enforcement costs) within 28 days, enforcement action
authorised by this Act may be taken (see Part 4).
(e) Withdrawal of enforcement order
A court fine enforcement order may be withdrawn if an error has
(2) This section does not affect the provisions of this Part that it