Minor Offences Act

2 companies were each imposed with a $500 compound fine by the Enforcement Division of the Belait District Office for violating the Minor Offences Act. The company was found to have left and piled up construction materials without permission in a public place.

Both companies were given a period of 7 days to pay the fine, and in default will be brought to court and fined $1,000 for the first offence. For subsequent offences, the company can be fined $3,000 and face imprisonment of not more than three months.

Source: Radio Television Brunei