Authorised officers have powers to monitor and investigate compliance with the Act.
Prosecutions for offences are brought before a Magistrates Court. Proceedings may be brought in the Planning and Environment Court for an order to remedy or restrain an offence or threatened offence.
Fines are imposed for non compliance with an order, a coastal protection notice or tidal works notice, or for other offences against the Act.
A building or structure on unallocated State land may also be forfeited if the owner refuses to comply with a notice.
Review or Appeal Mechanisms:
An appeal against a coastal protection notice, tidal works notice or decision on a compensation claim may be made to the Planning and Environment Court.