Health Services Act 1997 No 154


As amended to Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2019 (No 1). Sch 1.8 commenced 1 July 2019. Current to 1 July 2019.


Section 137: Proceedings for an offence against this Act (other than for an offence under s 67J(2)) or the regulations are to be dealt with summarily before the Local Court.

An offence under s 67J(2) is a Table 2 offence under the CP Act.


Where applicable, the maximum penalty for an offence dealt with on indictment is indicated in square brackets in the Penalty (Max) column.

67E(1) Provide/take part in transport, etc if sick/injured for reward
without consent of Director General
50 pu    
67F(1) Organise/conduct/take part in collecting/soliciting money towards/in return for provision of ambulance services

50 pu

67G Make false call for ambulance service

50 pu

67J(1) Obstruct/hinder ambulance officer providing ambulance service for another 50 pu and/or 2 yrs    
67J(2) Obstruct/hinder ambulance officer with violence when providing ambulances service for another

2 yrs

[5 yrs]