Contents (1979 - 13)
Coastal Protection Act 1979 No 13
(1) The purpose of this section is to enable a Coastal Authority to recover the administrative costs of preparing and giving orders under this Part.(2) A person who is given an order under this Part by a Coastal Authority must within 30 days pay a fee of $444 (or such higher fee as may be prescribed by the regulations) to the Coastal Authority.(3) The Coastal Authority may:(a) extend the time for payment of the fee, on the application of the person required to pay the fee, or(b) waive payment of the whole or any part of the fee, on the Coastal Authority’s own initiative or on the application of the person required to pay the fee.(4) A fee is not payable for the variation of an order made under this Part.(5) A person who does not pay the fee within the time provided under this section is guilty of an offence.Maximum penalty: 200 penalty units.