—(1) A person who —
does that which under this Act he is forbidden to do;
does not do that which under this Act he is required or directed to do; or
otherwise contravenes or fails to comply with any provision of this Act,
shall be guilty of an offence.
(2) A person who is guilty of an offence under this Act shall be liable on conviction to a penalty or punishment not exceeding the penalty or punishment expressly mentioned as the penalty or punishment for the offence, or if a penalty or punishment is not so mentioned, to a fine not exceeding $1,000.
(3) Every summons issued for an offence committed by an officer of a company or other person under this Act or any regulations may, notwithstanding anything in this Act, be served —
by delivering it to him;
by delivering it to any adult person residing at his last known place of abode or employed at his last known place of business; or
by forwarding it by registered post in a cover addressed to him at his last known place of abode or business or at any address furnished by him.
(4) In proving service by registered post, it shall be sufficient to prove that the registered cover containing the summons was duly addressed and posted.
[Aust., 1961, s. 379]