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VIC Council Issued Fine with Incorrect Details - Re-issued Two Weeks Later?

Discussion in 'Other/General Law Forum' started by Debra Cashews, 10 August 2015.

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  1. Debra Cashews

    Debra Cashews Member

    23 July 2015
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    I have a question about Local Council fines for dogs at large. The Council issued me with a fine with the incorrect dog details. After calling the council they said they would be withdrawing the fine. I received a notice of withdrawal.

    Two weeks later, I have received another fine for the same incident with the correct details. Can they just change details like that?
  2. Sophea

    Sophea Well-Known Member

    16 April 2014
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    If you committed an offence, then the council are able to issue you with a fine. You are not exculpated simply because they said they were withdrawing a notice due to an error.

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