Severe penalties exist under Federal and State laws for wildlife and environmental offences. DELWP vigorously enforces compliance, investigates offences and prosecutes offenders. We are experts in defending such allegations.
Examples of DELWP offences:
Illegal fishing including offences under the Fisheries Act or brought about by the Victorian Fisheries Authority.
Food safety and food hygiene offences – eg running an unhygienic restaurant ktichen or serving unsuitable food against the Food Act
Dog offences such as training dogs to attack
Failure to comply with Council notices