Protection of the Environment Operations (General) Regulation 2009
79P Licence holders required to pay levy
(1) A licence holder must pay an annual levy in respect of the monitoring program under this Part.(2) The EPA, during a levy period, is to provide written notice to each licence holder of the amount of the annual levy that the licence holder is required to pay for the levy period.Note.The amount will be based on an estimate made by the EPA under clause 79S.(3) The amount must be paid within 30 days after the notice is given by the EPA or by such later date as is specified by the EPA in the notice.(4) If an amount is not paid by the due date, the amount is to be increased by the amount of simple interest calculated at the rate of 25% per year on the amount unpaid for each day that elapses after the due date and before the date of payment.(5) The EPA may, if it considers it appropriate to do so, reduce its costs in respect of a levy period to take account of any arrears paid in respect of an earlier levy period.