(1) A person must not obstruct or hinder another person who is:
(a) carrying out biosecurity activities in accordance with an approved arrangement; or
(b) taking action in accordance with a direction given under subsection 421(2) or (3), 426(2) or (3) or 429(1).
Note: The physical elements of an offence against subsection (2) are set out in this subsection (see section 534).
(2) A person commits an offence if the person contravenes subsection (1).
Penalty: Imprisonment for 5 years or 300 penalty units, or both.
Civil penalty provision
(3) A person is liable to a civil penalty if the person contravenes subsection (1).
Civil penalty: 120 penalty units.