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Excise Act, 2001

Version of section 254 from 2003-01-01 to 2007-03-31:

Marginal note:Notice of imposed penalty

  •  (1) A penalty that a person is liable to pay under any of sections 233 to 253 may be imposed by the Minister by serving on the person a written notice of the imposed penalty or by sending the notice by registered or certified mail to the person’s last known address.

  • Marginal note:Penalty is in addition to other sanction

    (2) A penalty may be imposed in addition to a seizure or forfeiture of a thing or the suspension or cancellation of a licence or registration under this Act that arises from the same event as the contravention in respect of which the penalty is imposed.

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