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ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION REGULATION 2005 (NO 38 OF 2005) - REG 58

Consignment authorisation for controlled waste

    (1)     A producer commits an offence if the producer—

        (a)     moves controlled waste into a jurisdiction of destination; and

        (b)     does not have a consignment authorisation from an agency of the jurisdiction or a facility delegated by the agency to move the controlled waste into the jurisdiction.

Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.

    (2)     A producer commits an offence if—

        (a)     the producer consigns controlled waste to a transporter; and

        (b)     the transporter does not hold an environmental authorisation for the consignment.

Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.

    (3)     An offence against this section is a strict liability offence.



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