(1) A person must not engage in conduct that hinders or prevents another person from:
(a) performing functions or duties, or exercising powers, under this Act; or
(b) complying with this Act or a direction given under this Act.
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 2 years or 120 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.