Pesticides Act 1999 No 80
12 Possession of unregistered pesticide
(1) A person must not possess an unregistered pesticide unless the person:(a) is authorised to do so by a permit, and(b) complies with the permit.Maximum penalty:(a) $120,000 in the case of a corporation, or(b) $60,000 in the case of an individual.Note.The effect of a permit is explained in the note to section 6. This offence is an “eligible law” for the purposes of Part 7 of the Agvet Code.An offence against this section committed by a corporation is an executive liability offence attracting executive liability for a director or other person involved in the management of the corporation—see section 112.(2) A person does not commit an offence against subsection (1) if:(a) the person possesses an unregistered pesticide that is a reserved chemical product, and(b) the pesticide is possessed in accordance with the conditions specified for the reserved chemical product by the Reserved Schedule.