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Contents (2011 - 10)
Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 19 November 2017 at 04:30)
Part 13 Division 7 Section 259
259   Proceeding for a contravention of a WHS civil penalty provision
(1)  In a proceeding for a contravention of a WHS civil penalty provision, if the court is satisfied that a person has contravened a WHS civil penalty provision, the court may:
(a)  order the person to pay a monetary penalty that the court considers appropriate, and
(b)  make any other order that the court considers appropriate, including an injunction.
(2)  A monetary penalty imposed under subsection (1) must not exceed the relevant maximum amount of monetary penalty specified under Part 7 or the regulations in relation to a contravention of that WHS civil penalty provision.