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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Current version for 25 March 2020 to date (accessed 10 April 2020 at 10:31)
9.54 Maximum penalty—Tier 3
(cf previous s 125C)
(1) If Tier 3 is specified as the maximum penalty at the end of a provision (or a number of provisions) of this Act, a person who contravenes or fails to comply with that provision (or those provisions) is guilty of an offence and liable to a penalty not exceeding—(a) in the case of a corporation—(i) $1 million, and(ii) for a continuing offence—a further $10,000 for each day the offence continues, or(b) in the case of an individual—(i) $250,000, and(ii) for a continuing offence—a further $2,500 for each day the offence continues.(2) If a period of imprisonment is also specified, the person is also liable to imprisonment not exceeding the period so specified.Note.Section 10.13 provides that the regulations may create offences and impose a maximum monetary penalty for an offence against the regulations not exceeding $110,000.