Section 21C Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1978 | Steeplechasing

The Legislation

Section 21C of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1978 (NSW) is Steeplechasing and is extracted below.

For outstanding representation against allegations of animal cruelty, call Sydney Criminal Lawyers today on (02) 9261 8881 and let one of our experienced criminal lawyers help you.

21C Steeplechasing and hurdle racing prohibited

A person who organises or participates in a steeplechase or hurdle race is guilty of an offence.

Maximum penalty: 250 penalty units in the case of a corporation or 50 penalty units or imprisonment for 6 months, or both, in the case of an individual.