Section 11 Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 | Abandonment of Animals


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Section 11 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 (NSW) is Abandonment of Animals and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

11 Animals not to be abandoned

A person shall not abandon an animal.

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.