Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3


Part 9.5 - Identity crime  

Division 376 - False identity and air travel  

SECTION 376.2   False identification information - at constitutional airports  

A person (the defendant ) commits an offence if:

(a) the defendant uses information at a place; and

(b) the defendant does so reckless as to whether the information is used to identify the defendant as a passenger on a flight; and

(c) the information is identification information; and

(d) the information is false in relation to the defendant; and

(e) the place is a constitutional airport.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 12 months.

Absolute liability applies to paragraph (1)(e).


For absolute liability, see section 6.2 .

In this section:

constitutional airport

(a) a Commonwealth aerodrome within the meaning of the Crimes (Aviation) Act 1991 (see section 3 of that Act); or

(b) another airport, if the airport is in a Territory.

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