Section 19 Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1978 | Trap Shooting


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The Legislation

Section 19 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1978 (NSW) is Trap Shooting and is extracted below.

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19 Trap-shooting prohibited

A person shall not advertise, promote or take part in a match, competition or other activity in which an animal is released from confinement for the purpose of that person, or any other person, shooting at it.

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