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Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 79 – Fixed monetary penalties

114.This section allows the Scottish Ministers to make provision by order about the imposition of fixed monetary penalties on reservoir managers in relation to offences under Part 1. Subsection (2) requires the Scottish Ministers to consult with representative organisations and such other persons the Scottish Ministers consider appropriate under section 86 before making an order under this section. Subsection (3) lists the conditions required by provisions in any order made under subsection (1).

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