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Summary of changes to penalty infringement notices (PINs) relating to the Nature Conservation Act 1992

Nature Conservation Act 1992

Increased PINs
Section Offence description Individual Corporation
Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit
88(2) Obligations for a person to not take a protected animal unless the person is an authorised person or the taking is authorised under this Act (Class 4) 4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
88(5) Requirement that a person must not keep or use an animal that is either of the following unless the person is an authorised person or the keeping or use is authorised under this Act—
(a) a protected animal if, at any time, it has been taken and the taking was not authorised under this Act or a law of another State;
(b) a descendant of an animal mentioned in paragraph (a). (Class 4)
4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
88A(1) Restriction on keeping or use of lawfully taken protected animal (If sub (2) applies)
(a) generally—1000 penalty units; or
(b) if a circumstance mentioned in subsection (2)
applies—100 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
90A(1) Requirement that it is an offence to keep or use native wildlife reasonably suspected to have been unlawfully taken (89 class 4) 4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
88C(1) Requirement that a person must not destroy a flying-fox roost 10 15 N/A - new corporation PIN  
88C(2) Requirement that a person must not drive away a flying-fox roost 10 15 N/A - new corporation PIN  
88C(3) Requirement that a person must not disturb a flying-fox roost 4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
89(1) Requirement that subject to section 93, a person, other than an authorised person, must not take a protected plant that is in the wild (class 4) 4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
89(4) Requirement that a person must not use or keep a protected plant that has been taken in contravention of subsection (1) (class 4) 4 5 N/A - new corporation PIN  
55(2) Requirement that the holder of an amended relevant authority must return authority 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
New PINs
Section Offence description Individual
New penalty unit
Corporation
New penalty unit
88(2) Obligations for a person to not take a protected animal unless the person is an authorised person or the taking is authorised under this Act (Class 3) N/A - no change 50
88(2) Obligations for a person to not take a protected animal unless the person is an authorised person or the taking is authorised under this Act (Class 4) N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
88(5) Requirement that a person must not keep or use an animal that is either of the following unless the person is an authorised person or the keeping or use is authorised under this Act—
(a) a protected animal if, at any time, it has been taken and the taking was not authorised under this Act or a law of another State;
(b) a descendant of an animal mentioned in paragraph (a). (Class 3)
N/A - no change 50
88(5) Requirement that a person must not keep or use an animal that is either of the following unless the person is an authorised person or the keeping or use is authorised under this Act—
(a) a protected animal if, at any time, it has been taken and the taking was not authorised under this Act or a law of another State;
(b) a descendant of an animal mentioned in paragraph (a). (Class 4)
N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
88A(1) Restriction on keeping or use of lawfully taken protected animal (Generally)
(a) generally—1000 penalty units; or
(b) if a circumstance mentioned in subsection (2)
applies—100 penalty units.
15 N/A - No Corporation PIN
90A(1) Requirement that it is an offence to keep or use native wildlife reasonably suspected to have been unlawfully taken (88(2) class 3) N/A - no change 50
90A(1) Requirement that it is an offence to keep or use native wildlife reasonably suspected to have been unlawfully taken (88(2) class 4) 5 25
90A(1) Requirement that it is an offence to keep or use native wildlife reasonably suspected to have been unlawfully taken (89 class 3) N/A - no change 50
90A(1) Requirement that it is an offence to keep or use native wildlife reasonably suspected to have been unlawfully taken (89 class 4) N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
88C(1) Requirement that a person must not destroy a flying-fox roost N/A - existing PIN being increased 75
88C(2) Requirement that a person must not drive away a flying-fox roost N/A - existing PIN being increased 75
88C(3) Requirement that a person must not disturb a flying-fox roost N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
89(1) Requirement that subject to section 93, a person, other than an authorised person, must not take a protected plant that is in the wild (class 3) N/A - no individual PIN 50
89(1) Requirement that subject to section 93, a person, other than an authorised person, must not take a protected plant that is in the wild (class 4) N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
89(4) Requirement that a person must not use or keep a protected plant that has been taken in contravention of subsection (1) (class 3) N/A - no individual PIN 50
89(4) Requirement that a person must not use or keep a protected plant that has been
taken in contravention of subsection (1) class 4
(a) for a class 1 offence—3000 penalty units;
(b) for a class 2 offence—1000 penalty units;
(c) for a class 3 offence—225 penalty units; or
(d) for a class 4 offence—165 penalty units.
N/A - existing PIN being increased 25
91(2) Requirement that a person, other than an authorised person, must not otherwise keep or use international or prohibited wildlife N/A - no change 25
92(1) Restriction on breeding and creation of hybrid protected animals 5 25
92(2) Requirement that a person must not release a hybrid or mutation of a protected animals into the wild 5 25
95(4) Requirement that a person who lawfully takes protected wildlife must pay the conservation value for the wildlife within the prescribed period 3 10
95(5) Requirement that a person who lawfully takes protected wildlife must not give up or surrender possession of the wildlife unless the conservation value for the wildlife has been paid. 3 10
95(6) Requirement that a person must not keep protected wildlife knowing that the conservation value for the wildlife has not been paid. 3 10
99(1) Requirement that it is an offence to trespass by taking wildlife on any land, or entering any land for the purpose of taking wildlife 5 25
100(3) Obligation that a person give their name and address and/or purpose for being on the land if required to do so by the landholder. The person commits an offence if they are on the land without lawful authority and fail to leave the land immediately 5 25
100E Restriction on the taking, under a captive breeding agreement, of wildlife in the wild N/A - no change 10
100G(3) Obligation to surrender protected wildlife on termination of captive breeding agreement N/A - no change 75
144(4) Requirement that a person must not disobey a signal under subsection (3) 5 25
144(7) Requirement that a person must not contravene a requirement under subsection (6) 5 25
147(2) Requirement that a person must not fail to comply with a requirement made under subsection (1)(e) 3 10

Nature Conservation (Administration) Regulation 2006

Increased PINs
Section Offence description Individual Corporation
Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit
56(3) Requirement that the holder must, unless the holder has a reasonable excuse, return the authority to the chief executive by the stated day. 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
57 Requirement that the holder of a cancelled relevant authority return the authority within the prescribed period 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
111(2) Requirement for a person, other than a conservation officer, to not tamper with a seized thing 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
122(1) Requirement as to where records or copies must be kept 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
123(1) Requirement as to how long records or copies must be kept 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
123(2) Requirement that if asked, a person must surrender the record or copy to the chief executive 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
124 Requirements as to the general information that must be included in record Other
Maximum penalty—
(a) for a record for a commercial activity permit—50 penalty units; or
(b) for another record—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
125 Requirement as to when record particulars need to be included in record 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
126(2) Requirement that holder must ensure prescribed information about the animal is included in the record on the day required under subsection (3) 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
127(1) Requirement that information must be complete, accurate and legible on record 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
128(2) Requirement that a person is required give notice to the chief executive where a record is stolen, lost, destroyed or damaged 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
129(1) Requirement that a person must not tamper with records 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
132(1) Requirement for the return of operations must be given and the period for which they must be given 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
133(1) Requirement that the information a person is required, under the Act, to give a return of operations to must be complete, accurate and legible 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
134(1) Requirements for the way the return of operations must be processed 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
134(2) Requirement that a person must keep a copy of operations for the prescribed period under section 162 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
135(2) Requirement that a person must give notice for theft, loss or destruction or damage of return to the chief executive 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
136(1) Requirement that a person must not tamper with return of operations 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
New PINs
Section Offence description Individual
New penalty unit
Corporation
New penalty unit
58(1) Requirement that the holder of a relevant authority comply with the conditions of the authority N/A - no change 10

Nature Conservation (Koala) Conservation Plan 2006

Increased PINs
Section Offence description Individual Corporation
Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit
15(1) Requirements concerning sequential clearing in koala district A or B 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
16(2) Obligation concerning koala spotters needed for clearing in koala habitat area 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
New PINs
Section Offence description Individual
New penalty unit
Corporation
New penalty unit
14 Requirement that a person acting under the crocodile management authority must comply with the conditions of the authority 3 N/A - no corporation PIN
16 Requirement as to the way problem crocodiles may be caught, kept and moved generally 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
18(2) Requirement as to the procedure after live problem crocodile caught if direction given by chief executive 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
19(2) Requirement as to the procedure after live problem crocodile caught if no direction given by chief executive 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
20(2) Requirement as to dealing with problem crocodile after death 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
20(3) Requirement as to dealing with the information obtained from death of problem crocodile 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
21 Requirement as to report to chief executive about dealing with dead problem crocodile 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
27 Requirement as to way problem crocodiles may be caught, kept and moved generally 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
28(2) Requirements for keeping a live crocodile 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
28(3) Requirement that if asked by a conservation officer, the person, or an employee of the person, must help the conservation officer to examine and tag the crocodile. 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
29(2) Requirements for dealing with problem crocodile after death 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
29(3) Requirements for dealing with problem crocodile after death concerning photographs 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
30 Requirement concerning reporting to chief executive about dealing with dead problem crocodile 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
37(2) Requirements as to particular estuarine crocodiles must be tagged and marked in 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
38(2) Requirements as to complying with conditions of icon crocodile agreement 2 N/A - no corporation PIN
39(2) Requirements as to procedure on accidental catching or taking of estuarine crocodiles 5 N/A - no corporation PIN
39(3) Requirements are to procedure on accidental catching or taking of estuarine crocodiles and following directions of conservation officer 5 N/A - no corporation PIN
40(1) Requirements as to proximity to estuarine crocodiles 5 N/A - no corporation PIN

Nature Conservation (Macropod) Conservation Plan 2005

Increased PINs
Section Offence description Individual Corporation
Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit
12(2) Requirement concerning the size requirement for skin of macropod taken 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
13(2) Requirement of weight for carcass of macropod taken for meat only or meat and skin 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
24(1)(a) Requirements for buying or accepting macropods taken in the State (a)
Maximum penalty—
(a) for paragraph (a) or (b)—120 penalty units; or
(b) for paragraph (c)—80 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
26 Prohibition on tagging macropods taken in another State 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
31(2) Requirements for giving return of operations electronically in particular circumstances 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
32(1) Requirements for when return of operations must be given and the period for which it must be given 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
34(1) Obligations of an approved auditor 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
35(4) Requirements for chief executive, who may ask holder to give audit response report 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
37(1) Requirements for buying or accepting macropods taken in the State (a)
Maximum penalty—
(a) for paragraph (a) or (b)—120 penalty units; or
(b) for paragraph (c)—80 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
40(2) Requirements for installing VMS equipment on mobile facility 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
41(2) Requirements for using VMS equipment on mobile facility 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
41(4) Requirements for using VMS equipment on mobile facility and holder's obligation to not buy or accept macropods under notice 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
42(2) Prohibition on buying or accepting macropods from mobile facility if VMS equipment malfunctions 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
43(2) Requirements for giving notice of particular activities using mobile facility 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
47(2) Requirements for giving return of operations electronically in particular circumstances 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
48(1) Requirements for when return of operations must be given and the period for which it must be given 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
64(1) Requirement for macropod to be tagged after dressed 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
66(1) Requirements for selling or giving away macropods taken under licence generally 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
67 Prohibition on selling or giving away macropods after particular day 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
76(2) Requirements for giving return of operations electronically in particular circumstances 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
77(1) Requirements for return of operations, which must be given and the period for which it must be given 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
86(2) The holder must attach a macropod tag to the macropod in a way that complies with part 5, division 1, immediately after the macropod is dressed. 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
88(1) Requirements for when return of operations must be given and the period for which it must be given by the holder of a recreational wildlife harvesting licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
104(2) Requirement for particular persons who must produce identification 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
New PINs
Section Offence description Individual
New penalty unit
Corporation
New penalty unit
25(1) Requirements for buying or accepting macropods taken in another State 5 N/A - no corporation PIN

Nature Conservation (Wildlife Management) Regulation 2006

Increased PINs
Section Offence description Individual Corporation
Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit Previous penalty unit Increased penalty unit
30(2) Requirements concerning persons to whom holders may sell or give wildlife 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
31(2) Requirements concerning persons to whom holders may buy or accept wildlife 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
33(2) Requirements concerning dealing with animals after death - sampled or implanted animals 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
44(2) Requirement of persons keep and using exempt animals 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
44(4) Requirement that after the chief executive supplies the book or approves the system, the person must keep a record for the bird 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
46(3) Requirement that a person must keep an animal bought or accepted by the person for at least 6 months after the person receives the animal 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
46(4) Requirement that a person must not—
(a) buy or accept the animal from a person who is not authorised to sell or give away the animal under the Act
or a law of another State; or
(b) deal with more than 10 live animals of the same class in any period of 12 months; or
(c) display the animal for a commercial purpose
1 2 N/A - New Corporation PIN  
50(3) Requirements concerning least concern amphibians 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
51(2) Requirements for keep or using particular protected fish for recreational purpose 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
54(2) Requirements concerning taking, keeping and using protected scorpions or spiders for recreational purpose 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
58(4) Obligations concerning the take and keep of sick or injured protected marine mammals and turtles 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
59(4) Requirements concerning the take and keep of other sick, injured or orphaned protected animals 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
59(5) Obligation that if a person notifies a conservation officer under subsection (4)(b) and the officer directs the person to deal with the animal in a particular way, the person must deal with the animal in the way directed 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
60A(2) Obligations concerning interacting with dolphins as part of Tin Can Bay dolphin feeding program 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
60A(4) Requirement that the operator of the Tin Can Bay dolphin feeding program must give the chief executive a written report 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
75 Requirements concerning compliance with approved interaction plans 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
76(1) Requirements concerning reporting about activities under licence 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
76(3) Requirements concerning the holder of a commercial wildlife licence (wildlife interaction) for a protected animal keeping records in a secure place, available at all times 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
75 Requirements concerning compliance with an approved interaction plan 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
76(1) Obligation for the holder of a commercial wildlife licence (wildlife interaction) for a protected animal to keeping reports about activities under licence 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
76(3) Requirements for the holder of a commercial wildlife licence (wildlife interaction) for a protected animal to keep the report in a secure and available place 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
90(1) Obligation for the holder of a commercial wildlife licence for a protected animal to keep a record for the licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
91(1) Requirement for the giving return of operations for the holder of a commercial wildlife licence for an animal 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
95(1) Requirement for the prescribed person for a commercial wildlife licence (mobile) to keep a record for the licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
96(1) Requirements of giving return of operations for the holder of a commercial wildlife licence (mobile) 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
109(1) Requirement for keeping record of a recreational wildlife licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
115(1) Requirement for the way an animal may be taken by a holder of a commercial wildlife harvesting licence 3 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
116(1) Requirements for dealing with a carcass of an animal taken under a commercial wildlife harvesting licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
117(1) Requirements for the keeping of a record of licence by the holder of a commercial wildlife harvesting licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
118(1) Requirement for the holder of a commercial wildlife harvesting licence concerning the return of operations for the licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
123(1) Requirements for the way an animal may be taken by the holder of a recreational wildlife harvesting licence 3 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
124(1) Requirements for dealing with a carcass of an animal taken under a recreational wildlife harvesting licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
125(1) Requirement for the holder of a recreational wildlife harvesting licence concerning the return of operations for the licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
164(1) Requirements concerning the keeping of a record for the licence for a wildlife farming licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
165(1) Requirements concerning giving the return of operations by the holder of a wildlife farming licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
177(1) Requirement that the holder of a museum licence keeping a record for the licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
178(1) Requirement for the giving return of operations by a holder of a museum licence 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
188(1) Requirements concerning the giving return of operations under a damage mitigation permit for an animal 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
188G(1) The holder of a flying-fox roost management permit must give the chief executive a return of operations for the permit. 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
193(1) Requirement for the holder of an educational purposes permit for an animal to supply a return of operations 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
204(3) Requirement that the holder must give the chief executive a certificate from a veterinary surgeon stating the animal is capable of breeding 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
205(2) Requirement for the holder of a permit to keep wildlife must keep the record for the permit for a prescribed period of time 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
206(2) Requirement for the holder of a permit to keep wildlife must give the chief executive a return of operations for the permit 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
222(1) Requirements for the holder of a scientific purposes permit to give the chief executive a return of operations for the permit 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
240(1) Requirement for the holder of a collection authority to give the chief executive a return of the operations for the authority 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
244 Restriction on using or moving whole protected plants for commercial purpose 3 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
245(2) Restriction on using or moving protected plant parts for commercial purpose 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
246(2) A person must at the time of harvest, attach a label to each of (a), (b) and (c) 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
261S(5) The person must complete a specimen label and give each specimen to the Queensland Herbarium within 28 days after taking it 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
261V(2) Taking or using protected plant parts for sick, injured or orphaned wildlife - a person mentioned in subsection (1)(b)(i) who takes a plant part under this section must carry a copy of the person's rehabilitation permit when taking the plant part 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
261Z(2) If a person takes a protected plant by clearing during the relevant period, the person must keep the copy of the trigger map mentioned in subsection (1)(a) for 5 years from the day the clearing started 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
261ZJ(2) The person must keep a protected plant trade record 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
261ZM(2) If the person has an official tag for the plant when the plant is taken, the person must attach the tag to the plant before it is moved from the place where it was taken 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
271(3) The holder, or a relevant person for the holder, must comply with the conditions stated in the harvest period notice 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
276(3) The holder of the licence must comply with the research and monitoring condition 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
276(4) The holder of the licence give the chief executive (a) a map or sketch and (b) a statement containing the required information 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
279(3) The holder, or the relevant person for the holder, must comply with the conditions stated in the harvest period notice 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
320(1) Requirement for a person taking a protected animal under the Act must not use a dog or other animal to take the animal 3 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
321(2) Requirement for a person to not, without the chief executive’s written approval, buy or accept, sell or give away, send or move the animal 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
322A(2) Requirements concerning the procedure to accidental taking or a marine turtle 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
323(2) Requirements concerning the procedure for accidental taking of protected shark 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
324(2) Requirement for the sender or mover to ensure the container in which the animal is sent or moved is done in the prescribed way 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
325(1) Requirements for labels for containers used to send protected animals 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
331(1) Requirement for the housing and care of live protected animals 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
331(4) Requirement for a person to whom a notice is given under subsection (2) must comply with the notice 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
333(2) Requirements for housing wildlife other than protected wildlife 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
337(1) Requirements for the record of identification of person selling or giving away protected, international or prohibited wildlife 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338(1) Requirements for the record of identification of person buying or accepting protected, international or prohibited wildlife 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338D Requirements concerning dividing a group of marine mammals 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338E Requirement for entering no approach zone for a marine mammal (b)
(a) if the no approach zone is provided for by a special
management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338F(1) Requirement for entering a caution zone for a marine mammal (b)
(a) if the caution zone is provided for by a special
management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338G(2) Requirement if a whale or dugong comes within no approach zone (a)
(a) if the no approach zone is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338H(2) Requirement if a whale or dugong comes within caution zone (a)
(a) if the caution zone is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338K(3) Exception for approved filming of marine mammals (c)
Maximum penalty for subsection (3)—
(a) if the boat is at a closer distance to a marine mammal
than permitted by a no approach zone provided for by a
special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) if paragraph (a) does not apply and the boat is at a closer
distance to a marine mammal than permitted by a caution zone provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(c) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338L(1) Requirement for the minimum distance for a prohibited vessel (b)
(a) if the prescribed distance is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338M(1) Requirements for the minimum distance for a helicopter (b)
(a) if the prescribed distance is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338N Requirements for a hovering helicopter 4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338O(1) Requirement for the minimum distance for an aircraft (b)
(a) if the prescribed distance is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338P(3) Requirements for the exception for approved filming of marine mammals (b)
(a) if the prohibited vessel or aircraft is at a closer distance to a marine mammal than permitted by a prescribed distance provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338Q(1) Requirement minimum distance for people in water (b)
(a) if the prescribed distance is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338Q(2) Requirement for a person in water must not move any closer than the prescribed distance to a marine mammal. (b)
(a) if the prescribed distance is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units.
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
338Q(6) Requirement that a person acting under an approval given under subsection (4) must comply with the conditions of the approval (b)
(a) if the person is at a closer distance to a marine mammal than permitted by a prescribed distance provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—120 penalty units
4 5 N/A - no corporation PIN  
345(2) Requirements concerning procedure if wildlife stolen 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
345(3) Requirements for if the person keeps a record under the Act for the wildlife, the person must record the particulars of the theft in the record 1 2 N/A - no corporation PIN  
New PINs
Section Offence description Individual
New penalty unit
Corporation
New penalty unit
46(4) Requirement that a person must not—
(a) buy or accept the animal from a person who is not authorised to sell or give away the animal under the Act
or a law of another State; or
(b) deal with more than 10 live animals of the same class in any period of 12 months; or
(c) display the animal for a commercial purpose
N/A - existing PIN being increased 5
338I(2) Requirement if a dolphin comes within no approach zone or caution zone (a) and SMD
(a) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(a), if
the no approach zone is provided for by a special
management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(b), if the caution zone is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(c) otherwise—120 penalty units.
5 N/A - no corporation PIN
338I(2) Requirement if a dolphin comes within no approach zone or caution zone (b)
(a) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(a), if
the no approach zone is provided for by a special
management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(b), if the caution zone is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(c) otherwise—120 penalty units.
5 N/A - no corporation PIN
338I(2) Requirement if a dolphin comes within no approach zone or caution zone (otherwise)
(a) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(a), if
the no approach zone is provided for by a special
management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) in the circumstances mentioned in subsection (1)(b), if the caution zone is provided for by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(c) otherwise—120 penalty units.
5 N/A - no corporation PIN
338J(2) Requirement if a marine mammal in no approach zone or
caution zone shows signs of being disturbed (a)
(a) if the no approach zone or caution zone is provided for
by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—80 penalty units.
5 N/A - no corporation PIN
338J(2) Requirement if a marine mammal in no approach zone or
caution zone shows signs of being disturbed (b)
(a) if the no approach zone or caution zone is provided for
by a special management declaration—165 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—80 penalty units.
3 N/A - no corporation PIN
Last updated
30 June 2015