Minor Offences Act

A company was issued a compound fine by the Enforcement Section of the Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Department for rubbish dumping at public areas, an offence under the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30.

ANN Jaya Company was fined 200 dollars for disposing Styrofoam and other items at the open area of Lorong Bunga Tanjung 3, Kuala Belait. The company was given 7 days to settle the compound fine or will be brought to court in default. If found guilty, a $1,000 fine will be issued for the first offence, and $3,000 as well as imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 months will be imposed for the second and subsequent offences. Any complaint can be directed to the Enforcement Section, Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Department at 3330780 extension 215.

Source: Radio Television Brunei