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Contents (1999 - 80)
Pesticides Act 1999 No 80
Current version for 15 January 2016 to date (accessed 22 November 2017 at 14:35)
Part 2 Division 3 Section 17
17   Use or possession of restricted pesticides
A person must not possess or use a restricted pesticide unless authorised to do so by:
(a)  a restricted pesticide authorisation, or
(b)  a pesticide control order.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  $120,000 in the case of a corporation, or
(b)  $60,000 in the case of an individual.
 Failure to comply to comply with the conditions of any such restricted pesticide authorisation, or with a pesticide control order, is an offence under this Act.
An offence against this section 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 112.