Section 512 Crimes Act | Taking Fish


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The Legislation

Section 512 of the Crimes Act is the offence of Taking Fish and is extracted below.

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512 Taking fish in waters on private property

Whosoever unlawfully and wilfully takes, or destroys, any fish in any water being private property, shall, on conviction by the Local Court, be liable to pay the value of the fish taken or destroyed, in addition to a fine of 0.1 penalty unit.