Section 7 Summary Offences Act – Damaging Fountains


Section 7 of the Summary Offences Act 1998 (NSW) is the criminal offence of Damaging Fountains and is stated below.

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The Legislation

7 Damaging fountains

A person shall not wilfully:

(a) damage or deface, or
(b) enter upon, or
(c) cause any foreign material or substance to enter into,
any part of a fountain erected in a public place.

Maximum penalty: 4 penalty units.