Customs Act 1901

PART IV - THE IMPORTATION OF GOODS  

Division 2 - The Boarding of Ships and Aircraft  

SECTION 61   FACILITY FOR BOARDING  

61(1)  


The master of any ship or the pilot of any aircraft permitting his or her ship or aircraft to be boarded, the master of a resources installation, or the owner of a sea installation, shall, by all reasonable means, facilitate the boarding of the ship, aircraft or installation by a person who is authorized under this Act to board that ship, aircraft or installation.

Penalty: 60 penalty units.

61(2)  


Subsection (1) is an offence of strict liability.

Note: For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .




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