Drugs

Drug Possession

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

      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 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