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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 9 August 2020 at 19:14)
9.53 Maximum penalty—Tier 2
(cf previous s 125B)
(1) If Tier 2 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) $2 million, and(ii) for a continuing offence—a further $20,000 for each day the offence continues, or(b) in the case of an individual—(i) $500,000, and(ii) for a continuing offence—a further $5,000 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.