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Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 No 156
Current version for 20 December 2019 to date (accessed 25 January 2020 at 19:59)
132   Maximum penalty for air pollution offences
A person who is guilty of an offence under this Division is liable, on conviction—
(a)  in the case of a corporation—to a penalty not exceeding $1,000,000 and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further penalty not exceeding $120,000 for each day the offence continues, or
(b)  in the case of an individual—to a penalty not exceeding $250,000 and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further penalty not exceeding $60,000 for each day the offence continues.
Note 1.
 An offence against section 124, 125, 126 or 128 committed by a corporation is an offence attracting special executive liability for a director or other person involved in the management of the corporation—see section 169.
Note 2.
 An offence against section 129 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 169A.