Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 23 June 2020 to date (accessed 5 July 2020 at 21:00)
Part 7 Division 2 Section 314
314   False accusations etc
A person who makes an accusation intending a person to be the subject of an investigation of an offence, knowing that other person to be innocent of the offence, is liable to imprisonment for 7 years.