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1.1.I.60 Infringement notice (PLP)


Centrelink or the FWO may give a person an infringement notice under Part 5 of the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014 if Centrelink or the FWO reasonably believes that the person has contravened one or more of the civil penalty provisions of the PPLAct.

Act reference: Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014 section 103 When an infringement notice may be given, section 82 Civil penalty orders, Part 5 Infringement notices

Policy reference: PPL Guide 6.2.3 Infringement notices

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