Education Act 1989

  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).

Offences in relation to private schools

Heading: inserted, on 21 December 2010, by section 11 of the Education Amendment Act (No 3) 2010 (2010 No 134).

35R Offences in relation to operation of private schools

(1)

A manager of a private school that is not registered under section 35A commits an offence if it operates as a school.

(2)

A manager of a private school that is registered under section 35A as a school of a particular description or descriptions commits an offence if the school operates as a school of another description or of other descriptions.

(3)

The managers of a private school that is registered under section 35A commit an offence if the school ceases to operate before the managers tell the Secretary that it will cease to operate.

(4)

A person who commits an offence under this section is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $200 for every day or part of a day on which the offence took place.

Section 35R: inserted, on 21 December 2010, by section 11 of the Education Amendment Act (No 3) 2010 (2010 No 134).

Section 35R(4): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).