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SUMMARY OFFENCES ACT 2005 - SECT 7

Urinating in a public place

7 Urinating in a public place

(1) A person must not urinate in a public place.
Penalty—
Maximum penalty—
(a) if the person urinates within licensed premises, or in the vicinity of licensed premises—4 penalty units; or
(b) otherwise—2 penalty units.
(2) In a proceeding for an offence against subsection (1) , evidence that liquid was seen to be discharged from the vicinity of a person’s pelvic area is enough evidence that the person was urinating.
(3) In this section—

"public place" does not include a facility in a public place that is designed for use as a toilet.



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