9.  It shall be an offence for a person–

(a)without reasonable excuse, to fail to comply with the provisions of regulation 4;

(b)intentionally to obstruct an authorised person in the exercise of a power conferred by regulation 5;

(c)without reasonable excuse, to fail to comply with a request made under regulation 6; or

(d)knowingly or recklessly to make a statement or furnish any information which is false or misleading in a material particular where the statement is made or the information is furnished–

(i)in purported compliance with any requirement imposed by regulation 4; or

(ii)for the purposes of obtaining for himself or any other person the whole or any part of any premium.