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Drug Offences

Allowing Use of Premises as a Drug Premises

The offence is committed if an owner or occupier of any premises allows it to be used as a drug premises. Offences related to drug supply are regarded as serious crimes by the courts and often will result in jail sentence. Read More

    Drug Driving Offences

    There are two types of drug driving offences in New South Wales: Driving under the Influence of Drugs and Driving with an Illicit Drug Present in Blood. Read More

      Drug Importation

      The importation of bordered controlled drugs is a federal offence. It is an incredibly serious offence and this is reflected by the fact that the maximum penalties range up to imprisonment for life. Read More

        Possess Prohibited Drug

        Possession of a prohibited drug carries a maximum penalty of 2 years imprisonment. Consequently, the offence is viewed seriously by the courts. It is a summary offence which means that it is prosecuted in the Local Court only. Read More

          Supply Prohibited Drug

          Supply of prohibited drugs is one of the most serious drug related offences. It is also one of the most common and therefore carries severe penalties upon conviction. Read More