Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 9 - DANGERS TO THE COMMUNITY  

Part 9.5 - Identity crime  

Division 372 - Identity fraud offences  

SECTION 372.3   Possession of equipment used to make identification documentation  

(1)  
A person (the first person ) commits an offence if:


(a) the first person possesses equipment; and


(b) the first person intends that any person (whether or not the first person) will use the equipment to make identification documentation; and


(c) the first person intends that any person (whether or not referred to in paragraph (b)) will use the identification documentation to engage in conduct; and


(d) the conduct referred to in paragraph (c) constitutes an offence against section 372.1 or subsection 372.1A(1) or (3) .

Penalty: Imprisonment for 3 years.

(2)  
Absolute liability applies to the paragraph (1)(d) element of the offence.

Note:

For absolute liability, see section 6.2 .




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