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NATURE CONSERVATION ACT 2002 - SECT 60

Compensation on conviction for offences

(1)  In this section, appropriate authority means the owner (if any) of the property or creature in respect of which the sum was ordered to be paid.
(2)  If a person is convicted of an offence under this Act and, in or as a result of the commission of that offence, damage or injury was caused to any property or any wildlife was taken, the court by which the person is convicted may, in addition to, or instead of, imposing any penalty or making any other order on that conviction, order that person to pay to the appropriate authority such sum as it thinks reasonable by way of compensation for the damage or injury or the taking of the wildlife.



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